If you want it done… ask a nun! These words were coined years ago by Margaret Wheatley a valued and respected elder in her field of leadership and organizational change.
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Would Jesus Pick A Bar Stool Over A Church Pew? We have all heard the statement that bartenders hear more confessions…
Final report on US Nuns affirmative and realistic – The full text of the report of the Apostolic visitation
“Have you ever thought of why Jesus took the young boy’s lunch to feed the 5,000 men and more.”
Sometime FamVin contributor Susan Stabile offered this reflection on her blog under the title God, Francis and the environment.
“Looking away is a polite and elegant way of saying, ‘you figure it out.’ This is not the way of Jesus. That is selfish.”
The Amazing Parish – A parish is probably the most important organization in society — it is where most people come to know Christ and his Church. That is why every parish must strive to be amazing.
Who was St. Vincent de Paul? How did the young Father Vincent learn to serve God in the poor? Watch as the children of Year 5 at St. Vincent’s primary school in London dramatize the life of St. Vincent in this short film.
Of course there are many lists of 10 keys to happiness. But this one comes from Pope Francis.
What would St. Vincent de Paul do? DePaulia, the student publication of DePaul University, offered students impressions in the following article DePaul's Vincentian Service day is just around the corner. Soon hundred of students, alumni, faculty and staff will come...
What is the kingdom of heaven? How is the kingdom of God found? and How is the kingdom of God possessed? asks Pope Francis in his homily at Caserta. Jesus doesn’t bother to explain it… He rather points to seeing the consequences of the Kingdom.
Volunteering and Vocations - Is there a direct connection between long term volunteer service and a vocation to religious life? The data says yes! writes Sr. Janet Gildea SC in an article on Volunteering and Vocations for Global Sisters Report. For more details on...