“I was a stranger and you welcomed me… A global initiative of the Vincentian Family to celebrate the 400th Anniversary of the Vincentian Charism in 2017.
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On Thursday, December 8, the AIC began their Jubilee Year to celebrate the 400th Anniversary of their foundation and the birth of the Vincentian charism. Below is an excerpt from a letter to volunteers from the Executive Board and Permanent Committee, Alicia, Aliette, Anne, Babeth, Gayle, Maru, Selina, Sumaia, Laurence and Tayde: We invite you […]
400th Anniversary – Time of grace and renewal
Dear Leaders and Members of the Vincentian Family, As was mentioned in January at our meeting of the international Vincentian Family in Rome, 2017 marks the 400th Anniversary of the birth of the Vincentian charism. The Vincentian Family Collaboration Commission, having received the approval of the Vincentian Family Executive Committee as well as an enthusiastic reception […]
2017 marks the 400th anniversary of the birth of the Vincentian charism. On January 25, 1617, what we call “the first sermon of the Mission,” took place by St. Vincent de Paul in Folleville: “the confession of a dying peasant, in Gannes, who publicly proclaimed his joy, and the immediate success of the sermon in […]