During our Lenten journey we examine, personally and as a community, ourselves and our actions.
Vincentian Lent, a Pilgrimage to the Heart: A Journey Made up of Questions (Part One)
by Francisco Vilhena | Feb 27, 2023 | Formation, Reflections
Part One of an examination of conscience, in the form of questions, which can be useful for all of us Vincentians.
Lent: Living Out the Vincentian Virtues
by Famvin Media Resources | Feb 24, 2023 | Formation
This presentation for your reflection during Lent is taken from a Lenten letter of former Superior General Fr. Gregory Gay, C.M.
The Miraculous Medal Association and the Vincentian Family
by Famvin Media Resources | Nov 25, 2022 | Formation, Reflections
What are the bonds between the Miraculous Medal and the Vincentian Family? Slideshare presentation with reflection questions to share with your group.
Feast of St. Agostina Pietrantoni (November 13)
by Famvin Media Resources | Nov 4, 2022 | Formation
On November 13 we will celebrate the Feast Day of Saint Agostina Pietrantoni, an Italian Sister of Charity of St. Joan Antida.
Presentation on Congregation of the Mission Martyrs of the Spanish Civil War
by Famvin Media Resources | Nov 3, 2022 | Formation
On November 6, the Church commemorates the saints martyred in the anti-clerical violence that took place during the Spanish Civil War (1936-39).
November 6: Vincentian Martyrs of the Spanish Civil War
by Famvin Media Resources | Oct 28, 2022 | Formation
Every November 6, the Church commemorates the saints martyred in the anti-clerical violence that took place during the Spanish Civil War (1936-39). A number of them were from the Vincentian Family.
Fidelity to the Charism of Vincent
by Famvin Media Resources | Oct 21, 2022 | Formation
The source article for this presentation was “Fidelity to the Constitutions,” by Fr. Hugh O’Donnell, C.M., written to the priests of the Congregation of the Mission. The text of this version is slightly modified to apply to anyone who seeks to follow in the footsteps...
St. Vincent de Paul and the Rights of the Poor
by Famvin Media Resources | Oct 14, 2022 | Formation
In his time and place St. Vincent helped many basic human rights to become recognized as obvious and evident.
St. Catherine Labouré and St. Vincent de Paul
by Famvin Media Resources | Oct 7, 2022 | Formation
Presentation about the special connection between St. Catherine and St. Vincent de Paul.
Vincent de Paul: Saint of Charity, Saint of Justice
by Famvin Media Resources | Sep 30, 2022 | Formation
Fr. Alvaro Quevedo Patarroyo, C.M. gives us food for thought in his article "Saint Vincent, Priest of Charity at the Service of the Poor: Caring for Spiritual and Temporal Needs" (Vincentiana: Vol. 44 : No. 3, Article 6.) [slideshare...
St. Vincent and the Congregation of the Mission 1625-1660
by Famvin Media Resources | Sep 18, 2022 | Congregation of the Mission, Formation
In Vincent’s time, the poor were largely neglected, illiterate, and spiritually ignorant. The clergy were sadly inadequate. St. Vincent founded the Congregation of the Mission to preach to the country poor and to help reform the clergy.