The Vincentian Charism: A Road to Sanctity
Facebook Twitter 3 Google+ Pinterest Print or Email 12 At his closing homily for the 400th anniversary, Fr. Tomaž Mavrič, C.M., 24th successor of St. Vincent de Paul as Superior General of the Congregation of the Mission and animator of the Vincentian Family spoke to his sisters and brothers. He asked us all to be …
Youth Programming at this Year's National Assembly
At this year's SVdP National Assembly in Tampa, we have a great program scheduled for youth attendees
We are happy to announce that we are, again, able to provide special discounted youth registration rates for just $25 per person. We have also had some very generous donations to support the youth because we know how important it is to encourage youth and young adults to be a part of the Society of St. Vincent de Paul. Youth attendees' will be able to attend the Host City Event on Friday, September 2 aboard the StarShip Yacht Harbor Cruise thanks to generous donations that have covered the cost of their tickets for the event.
Youth attendees will have the opportunity to meet with Vincentians from all across the country. They will have the chance to…
Antoine Frédéric Ozanam // Books // University of Notre Dame Press
Raymond Sickinger’s biography of Antoine Frédéric Ozanam is more than a chronological account of Ozanam’s relatively brief but extraordinary life. It is also a comprehensive study of a man who touched many lives as a teacher, writer, and principal founder of the Society of St. Vincent de Paul
Ozanam’s life encompassed a particularly turbulent time in French history, and he was a witness to two major political upheavals—the overthrow of the Bourbon dynasty that brought Louis Philippe to power in 1830, and the end of Louis Philippe’s “Bourgeois Monarchy” as a result of the 1848 Revolutions. This book examines Ozanam’s life in a variety of ways. First, it explores the various roles he played throughout his…
End Homelessness Throughout The World
A blogger's insight on how to end homelessness with 3 reasons why ‘Housing for All’ can happen by 2030.
The Fruits of the Holy Spirit and Vincentians' Life
Vincentians need to go deeper into the fruits of The Holy Spirit: love, joy, peace, forbearance, kindness, goodness, faithfulness, gentleness, self-control.
Advocacy and Systemic Change
Advocacy is active, not passive, and can take many forms. But for Vincentians it means taking the side of the poor and oppressed.