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The Vincentian Family Initiative on Homelessness

Famvin Homeless Alliance The Vincentian Family Initiative on Homelessness That everyone has a place to call home and a stake in their community Dear Vincentian Family members,  The Famvin Homeless Alliance (FHA) was launched in 2017 to mark the 400th Anniversary of the Vincentian Charism. It is a collaborative initiative working to ensure that everybody has […]

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Four Facets of Venerable Sister Justa Dominguez de Vidaurreta, DC

By: Sister María Ángeles Infante Barrera, DC Vice-Postulator On April 14th, Pope Francis signed eight decrees related to the declaration of eight Servants of God as Blessed … among them was Sister Justa Dominguez de Vidaurreta, DC.  Sister was born on November 2nd, 1875 and died in Madrid on December 16th, 1958.  The Church’s recognition […]

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Superior’s General Canonical Visitation of the Chinese Province

Expectations and Preparations In every visit, there are expectations and preparations. A visit by someone who is highly regarded by everyone generates more. The visit of the Superior General, Father Tomaž Mavrič, to the Chinese Province produced expectations from every confrere and member of the Vincentian Family in China and Taiwan. However, it also entailed […]

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Province of Philippines: Young Vincentians convene confab on vocation

About 400 young people from Vincentian parishes across the country gathered on April 23, for a weeklong congress at the Santuario of San Vicente de Paul parish to learn about, share experiences of, and strengthen vocation. “The objective of the congress is to allow bonding of the young people from the different Vincentian parishes and […]

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Saint Mother Teresa of Calcutta and the Servant of God – Bishop Janez Frančišek Gnidovec, CM

One Saint speaking of another Saint Tomaž Mavrič, CM Superior General As we begin the fifth century of the Vincentian Charism, we are encouraged by the example of thousands upon thousands of our brothers and sisters in the Vincentian Family who lived, with all their hearts, souls, and minds, the Vincentian charism and spirituality throughout […]

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