The first 2,000 medals were delivered on June 30, 1832. This coincided with a cholera outbreak in Paris which claimed 20,000 lives. The Daughters of Charity began distributing the first medals and many cures were reported, leading to the people of Paris starting to...
Bishop Leo Raymond de Neckère, CM: Among the First Vincentians in the U.S.
Leo Raymond de Neckère, C.M., was one of the pioneers of the Vincentians in the United States.
June 26: Blessed Marie-Madeleine Fontaine, Marie-Françoise Lanel, Thérèse Fantou, Jeanne Gérard and Marguerite Rutan
June 26 is the memorial of Blessed Marguerite Rutan D.C., and Blessed Maria Magdalene Fontaine D.C. and Companions, Martyrs of Arras. Learn more in two SlideShare presentations.
Tour Vincentian Paris Through the Eyes of a St. John’s University Student
Julia visits the St. John’s Paris campus and nearby Vincentian heritage places in this video walking tour.
June 16: Canonization of St. Vincent de Paul
Today is the anniversary of St. Vincent’s canonization. Watch this video story of St. Vincent’s canonization process, which began 37 years after his death.
Congregation of the Mission (Vincentians) In Their Own Words
Enjoy this video featuring three Vincentian priests who express in their own words the obvious love they have towards the Vincentian Charism as they enthusiastically explain what they do, and give some background about St. Vincent de Paul.
St. Vincent and the Dignity of All Persons
In this video, John Bridges, DePaul Emeritus Society; Former Assistant Dean, Director of Admission and Alumni Relations of the Theater School at DePaul University tells a story about his sister and how he came to understand more about Vincent de Paul through the Heritage Tour.
Establishment of the Association of the Miraculous Medal
On this day in 1905, Pope Pius X approved the establishment of the the Association of the Miraculous Medal.
May 30: Blessed Marta Anna Wiecka, DC
Watch a video about Blessed Marta Anna Wiecka, a Daughter of Charity who served the sick with great devotion.
The Ideal Model of the Holy Trinity
On this Trinity Sunday we revisit the words of Superior General Fr. Tomaž Mavrič, CM. Although written a few seasons ago, the ideas are timeless.