Five years ago, the leaders of the United Nations’ humanitarian organizations made an urgent appeal to all those who could put an end to the conflict in Syria and asked them to enact all possible efforts to save the Syrian people. “Enough is enough,” they said, of so much suffering and bloodshed. That was five years ago. […]
Visitors from around Europe gathered in Beirut, Lebanon (Province of Orient) for annual meeting of CEVIM – Conference of Visitors of Europe and Middle East from Sunday, April 8 through Friday, April 13, 2018. We present the short report from the event. Sunday Formally, Sunday was not the part of the CEVIM meeting, but it […]
March 2018 Issue of Nuntia is now available online.
Pope Francis in a newly released document speaks of holiness in a way that followers of Vincent and Louise can relate to. Here are some excerpts that struck me… by John Freund, CM My modest goal is to repropose the call to holiness in a practical way for our own time… The Saints next door […]
The last two General Assemblies proposed evangelization in the field of communication as an apostolate that is necessary for carrying out our mission in today’s world. In addition, it is evident that we need to avail ourselves of the technological means to keep in contact with the more than 3000 missionaries of the Congregation of […]
Roma, 4 April 2018 Dear Visitors and International Leaders of the Vincentian Family, May the grace and peace of the Risen Lord be always will you! The Globalization of Charity is an effort which touches all our of hearts as we work to incarnate the Vincentian charism through the countless efforts of the members of […]
The Ministerial Priesthood according to St. Vincent The word which St. Vincent uses to define the priest is “instrument”: “God has sent out priests as he sent his son for the salvation of souls.” “We are used for this like instruments through which the Son of God continues throughout all time to do from heaven […]
The report of the Tempo Forte February 2018 is now available.
After an eventful departure from the airport in Santiago – which, in these days, due to the expansion works at the air terminal, presents serious difficulties for the arrival and departure of vehicles that transport passengers, – the Superior General, Father Tomaž Mavrič, accompanied by the Assistant General, Father Aarón Gutiérrez, finally arrived at the […]
From March 11th to March 14th, Father Tomaž Mavrič, CM visited the International Mission in Beni, one of the newer missions that was undertaken in 2016 (the Daughters of Charity, however, have been present in this area for more than sixty-eight years). Father Julio Cesar Villalobos, CM (Province of Peru) and Father Andreas Medi Wijaya, […]