A Canadian View: Hope Can Overcome Hopelessness 

As we enter another Christmas time with lots of hopes and prayers it may be a good time to reflect on this world, we are living in which at times seems like a hopeless situation for many. 

A Canadian View: Homelessness – Why Should We Care? What Can We Do?

I think we are all aware of the increasing number of homeless women, men and children in our communities, whether large cities or smaller rural towns and villages.

A Canadian View: Refreshing Our Social Justice Approach

The term social justice can mean different to different people. It can also leave us confused on exactly what it is or is not.

A Canadian View: Summer Reflections

As we approach the end of summer here in Canada, for myself and many others, we have had a summer of relaxation and an opportunity to enjoy time with family and exploring new and exciting parts of our vast nation.

“Brothers and Sisters, we have work to do!”

“Brothers and Sisters, we have work to do!”

Much of Lynn L'Heureux's message this week could  be a commentary on the line of Peter "Brothers and Sisters, we have work to do!"  that she quotes from the new movie "The Son of God" Son of God – Saved by Jesus’ Sacrifice – Your Lenten Journey – No Greater Love Dear...

Ready for Lent?

Ready for Lent? – What price do you pay for Christ at your door? – Pope Francis - Close to the Cross. Lynn L'Heureux reflects in her Vincentian Day of Prayer and Fast – Tuesday, March 4, 2014 Dear Vincentian Family:  Tomorrow is Ash Wednesday and it is time to make an...

“Brothers and Sisters, we have work to do!”

Are you God’s Messenger?

This is just the first of the topics covered by Lynn L'Heureux in her reflections for Tuesday, February 4, 2014 Are you God’s Messenger? – Changing our Inner Self – Celebrate Differences – Take the Plunge! Dear Vincentian Family:  Can you believe February is here. ...

Second Chances for people and things

Second Chances for people and things

Thanks to a new systemic change project ex-offenders have a second chance in their lives as they  receive training in running a business built around giving things a "second chance." The Religieuses de Notre-Dame-du-Sacré-Coeur, member of the Charity Federation, have...