Fr. Gregory Gay, CM

Lenten Reflections of Superior General

Lent 2006 To the members of the Congregation of the Mission Dear Brothers, May the grace and peace of Our Lord Jesus Christ fill your hearts now and forever! As we begin Lent, let us do so by reflecting on Mary, a true disciple of Jesus, who can help us enter more deeply into the […]

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NUNTIA – January 2006

1. Holy See New Archbishop of Tripoli. On 28 December 2005, the Holy Father approved the election, carried out canonically by the Synod of Bishops of the Church of Antioch of the Maronites (Bkerké, Lebanon from 18-24 September 2005), of various prelates. Among the elected was Fr. Georges Bou Jaoudé, C.M., as Archbishop of Tripoli […]

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USA Novices

Meet the Vincentian Novices in the USA

The Interprovincial Novitiate of the Congregation of the Mission in the USA has begun publishing a newsletter, VINCENTIAN NOVITIATE NEWS. This issue focuses on biographies of the 5 novices represent 3 of the USA provinces and provides a brief description of their life in the novitiate. The Word document, complete with pictures, can be downloaded

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Our Newest Provincials

Gathering of New Provincials In Rome

The new Provincials gathered in Rome from January 18-24. Nicola Albanesi (Roma), José Augusto Alves (Portugal), Jesús Arzate (Mozambique), Agnaldo Aparecido De Paula (Río de Janeiro), Norbert Ensch (Alemania), Biagio Falco (Napolés), Roman Gorowski (USA – New England), Matthew Kallamakal (India Norte), Michael Ngoka (Nigeria), Segundo Perugachi (Ecuador), José Francisco Ramos (América Central), Euzebio Spisla […]

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Circular Letter from the Superior General

25 January 2006 Feast of the Conversion of St. Paul and the Foundation of the Congregation of the Mission To the members of the Congregation of the Mission Dear Brothers, May the grace and peace of Our Lord Jesus Christ fill your heart now and forever! I write to you today with great joy as […]

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Young Italian Missioners

Superior General Meets With Young Missioners

Meeting of the Superior General with the Young Missionaries from Italy (Rome, 10th October 2005) By Alfredo Becerra Vazquez, C.M. The Superior General, Fr. G. Gregory Gay, C.M., met with the young missionaries from the three Italian provinces. Eleven missionaries participated. Two are from the Province of Rome: Frs. Eugenio Gioia and Mario Puppo; two […]

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CM Named Archbishop

Vatican City, Dec. 28 2005 The Holy Father approved the canonical election of the following prelates for the Synod of Bishops of the Church of Antioch of the Maronites, which met in Bkerké (Lebanon) from the 18th to the 24th of September 2005: -Fr. Georges Bou-Jaoudé, C.M., Superior of the Religious Order of Mejdlaya, as […]

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NUNTIA – November-December 2005

November – December 2005 91. Holy See Bishop of Rrëshen. On 23 November, the Holy Father Benedict XVI named Fr. Cristoforo Palmieri, C.M. (Province of Naples) Bishop of Rrëshen, Albania (area of the country: 3,463; population: 240,000; Catholics: 57,000; priests: 7; religious: 21). Msgr. Palmieri was born on 24 May 1939 in Bitondo (Bari). He […]

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NUNTIA – October 2005

84. General Curia Tempo Forte. The General Council held a Tempo Forte session from 3-7 October. It began with a formation program given by Fr. Marco Gnavi, of the Community of Sant’Egidio, who spoke on the “Humanization of prisons and the liberation of prisoners.” All the members of the General Curia participated in this. Some […]

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NUNTIA September, 2005

NUNTIA SEPTEMBER 2005 68. General Curia Meeting with Young Members of the Vincentian Family. Fr. G. Gregory Gay, Superior General of the C.M. and Director General of JMV, participated, along with Fr. Manuel Ginete, Delegate for the Vincentian Family, in the Second International Meeting of JMV from 8-13 August in Paris. One hundred sixty-five persons, […]

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