Certain stories might well be styled “echoing” because they reverberate with the inner story a person tells about herself.
latest news on COVID-19
Articles for McKenna
A saving solidarity: when someone is suffering, not only sympathizing but carrying them through…doing something to lift the burden.
All of us possess something like this, a hidden spot where we can feel the deep push and pull of God’s Spirit. We might even call it that inner compass.
The “Stir Into Flame” is from 2 Timothy 1: 1-8 — plays on Paul’s line here, and also Vincent’s “If love is a fire, then zeal is its flame.”
Father Tom McKenna, CM reflects on Who’s In The “New Family”?
“Let me begin this session on Prayer by asking you to place yourself on one of the chairs that is pulled up to the table at The Last Supper of Jesus. You are three seats over from Jesus and you notice that he’s getting still, as if preparing himself to stand up and say something.”
Judging those who are poor! Websites abound with discussions that imply judgments about those who are poor. What is Vincent’s perspective on judging those who are poor.
Theme for Daughters of Charity Provincial Assemblies throughout the world in 2014.
The similarities between Vincent and Pope Francis are striking! The "Pope Francis Interview" provides an insight into his simplicity. In an unplanned coincidence VinFormation celebrates the feast of Vincent on September 27 with the release of "Vincent: Real, Simple"...
"God's Geese with winged cornetes? Simple blue habit? Fr. Thomas McKenna, CM offers his reflections... My Friends in Christ, This issue, I write to you about “A Family Trait.” More than two million women and men identify themselves as members of the Vincentian Family,...
Fr. Tom McKenna would challenge his students ... "Tell me why you'd ever want to help somebody who was repulsive - whom you didn't even know." Put more graphically, "You're walking down Union Turnpike near the University and there in front of you a little crowd is...