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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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Year of Vincentian Collaboration: Informal Evaluation Survey

As we conclude the Vincentian Family Year of Collaboration, the Vincentian Family Collaboration Commission (VFCC) invites you to give us some feedback. Your input will assist the VFCC to decide how best to share information among the Vincentian Family members and will help us evaluate the effectiveness of our efforts during this special year. We […]

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Open reflections in the Year of Vincentian Collaboration (3)

3. Vincentian cooperation in the administration of goods … In the society and in the streets, there is this implicit or explicit idea that the Church and its religious congregations and institutions are more concerned about maintaining and managing theirs assets than about caring really and effectively for the marginalized.  People think that the Church […]

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Vincentian Family: Lebanon

Beginnings August 21, 2013 – Convened by Father Ziad HADDAD CM, Visitor of the Congregation of the Mission in the Middle East, the leaders of the various branches of the Vincentian Family in Lebanon had their first meeting as one Vincentian Family. The meeting took place at the Provincial House of the Congregation of the Mission […]

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Open reflections in the Year of Vincentian Collaboration (2)

2. What it means to be a member of the Family Basing myself on Fr. Eli’s clear ideas, I dare expand the horizon of what, in my humble opinion, could encompass relationships among the members of the Family in this year of Vincentian Collaboration, a year that could well be relaunched uninterruptedly year after year. […]

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Vincentian Family Leaders Reflections on Collaboration: Responses to Fr. Gregory Gay, C.M.’s Letter of January 2015

St. Vincent de Paul told us “We should assist the poor in every way and do it both by ourselves and by enlisting the help of others…. to do this is to preach the gospel by words and work” (CCD 12: Conf. #195). The Vincentian family was invited to focus 2015 as the “Year of […]

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Open reflections in the Year of Vincentian Collaboration (1)

1. A timely announcement It was a beautiful and inspiring idea from our Superior General, Fr. Gregory Gay CM, to convene a Year of Vincentian Collaboration. The fact that it coincides with important dates in the Church that are close to each other made the idea even more attractive. The Year of Vincentian Collaboration comes […]

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Vincentian Family in Ecuador: Connect and Learn

News from the Vincentian Family in Ecuador. Please remember to pray for our brothers and sisters. “The future of humanity is in the hands of those who can give future generations reasons for life and hope” (II Vatican Council). The new Coordinating Team of the Vincentian Family in ECUADOR is coordinated by Ms. Monica Cobos […]

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