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Welcome to the World of “Both/And”: A Word for Leaders #IamVincent

Many have said that being Catholic means to adopt a position of “both/and”: grace and nature, present and future, corporal and spiritual. It shouldn’t be news to Vincentians. Often, the organizational demands placed upon leaders — and that includes Vincentian leaders — can frustrate the desire to see new and creative initiatives bear fruit. In […]

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What is Vincentian Collaboration?

This informative and challenging video was presented at the 2016 General Assembly of the Congregation of the Mission. What is Vincentian Collaboration? Narrator: Vincentian Collaboration is nothing new. Its roots go back to Vincent, Louise and our founders. Rev. Pat Griffin, CM: If we define our Vincentian charism as a following of Christ through caring […]

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Open reflections in the Year of Vincentian Collaboration (8)

8. …with feet firmly on the ground… from time to time… I am aware that the statements or hypotheses that I have advanced in the previous post may seem, perhaps rightly, too lofty, not viable in the short term. So, I will try to reduce my expectations to proposals that seem most feasible within a […]

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Vincentian Collaboration – An Outside Perspective

We share with you the Keynote Address of our Vincentian brother, John Darley, at the international Vincentian Family meeting in Rome, Italy (January 22 – 24, 2016). This presentation emphasizes the old N’gambai African proverb: “If you want to travel fast, you travel alone. If you want to travel far, you travel together.”  John shares […]

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St. John’s University Hosting Steubenville Conference

In collaboration with the local church, St. John’s University in Queens, NY will host a Steubenville Youth Conference next weekend, June 24-26. The purpose of these conferences are to strengthen and inspire teens and youth groups in their collective journeys to Christ. Attendance by teens, youth ministers and parents can have many benefits according to […]

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