The God of Creation

Images for God — metaphors and visuals that catch something more fundamental and grounded than ideas for God.

Any Memories of Your Grandparents?

My personal relationship with my grandparents is complicated. I never knew either my father’s or mother’s parents.

Contemplation: The Bashful Poor

This post originally appeared on Effective Conferences, our manual explains, are “reachable.” [Manual, 26] While most Conferences make every effort to ensure that their phone number, along with perhaps a website and email address, are well-publicized and...

Fill Up All Those Who Are Hungry

Jesus, like his Father, is attentive to our needs.  He does not fail to fill up those of us who hunger for what we lack. Those who were dying of hunger in the desert did not have to return to Egypt to fill up themselves.  For the one who had brought them out of...
Jesus at our Meetings

Jesus at our Meetings

Service in Hope – Hearer & Doer - Footprints - Jesus at our Meetings Vincentian Day of Prayer and Fast – Tuesday September 1, 2015  Wonderful Vincentian Servants:  Here we are into September and most of us are back from holidays and are busy, busy, and busy! ...

St. Vincent – Councilor to the powerful

St. Vincent – Councilor to the powerful

It was not by preference that St. Vincent found himself as councilor to the powerful.  Fr. Richard J. Kehoe C.M. offers perspectives on what happened in his reflection  "St. Vincent de Paul - A Royal Councilor". By preference Vincent de Paul devoted himself to the...