April 17 is the anniversary of the first establishment of the Congregation of the Mission at Bons Enfants, Paris. Below is a presentation telling the story of the establishment, and the founding patroness of the Congregation, Madame de Gondi.
- Vincent had opportunities presented to him and he acted.
- While doing so, he trusted in God’s Providence.
- He collaborated and networked.
- Both lay people and clergy were involved from the start.