NOTE THE SUNDAY OF THE WORD OF GOD

NOTE THE SUNDAY OF THE WORD OF GOD

NOTE THE SUNDAY OF THE WORD OF GOD The Sunday of the Word of God, instituted by Pope Francis and to be held every year on the third Sunday of Ordinary Time, reminds us, pastors and faithful alike, of the importance and value of Sacred Scripture for the Christian life,...
Feast of the Conversion of St. Paul

Feast of the Conversion of St. Paul

Rome 25 January 2021 Feast of the Conversion of St. Paul    Dear confreres, May the grace and peace of Our Lord Jesus Christ be always with us! On 25 January 2020, I wrote you a letter on the date that Saint Vincent de Paul marked as the beginning of the Mission and...
Go to the peripheries

Go to the peripheries

One of the challenges posed by Pope Francis is to go to the “peripheries!” St. Vincent de Paul, our founder, reminded us that the life of a missioner must be that of a Carthusian at home and an apostle in the field or the rural areas.  That is, our works and...