Social Action Summer Institute

  Attention Chicago Vincentian Family! The Archdiocese of Chicago is hosting the 30th annual Social Action Summer Institute (SASI) July 17-21, 2016 at St. Xavier University. The five-day national conference, “Who is my Neighbor? Discipleship in the Year of Mercy” focuses on racism, gun violence, and other themes from Catholic Social Teaching. The full conference lineup and […]

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A bishop experiences homelessness for 36 hours

The headline cried “Saskatoon bishop tries out homelessness for 36 hours in charity challenge“. It caught my attention. Perhaps because Father Pat Griffin eloquently reminded us recently that Vincent felt the pain for the poor… and they knew that. An undeniable element in the character of St. Vincent was his ability to enter into the […]

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Ozanam: Promoting faith and justice on campus @SJUMission

When we speak of the greatest movers and changers the world has ever known, many individuals flood the mind. They come from all different nations and disciplines, but more often than not, they reach their pinnacle in the later years of life. Frédéric Ozanam is special in this regard. Frédéric Ozanam truly is one of […]

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