The “haves” must discover that all of the “have not’s” are not cheats and lazy. The “have not’s” must realize that the “haves” are not all greedy, uncaring people. The only way to do that in any lasting way is to treat the problem in a slightly larger way than our current model…bring hope to one zip code at a time.
Lynn L’Heureux reflect on Faithfulness to Christ – Breathe First – Celebrating Pentecost – Gift of the Spirit
SSVP CEO – ‘We have only one enemy. It is called inequality’. The St Vincent de Paul Society drew on this principle in our response to the 2015–16 (Australian) Federal Budget.
On Thursday, Oct. 23, St. Vincent dePaul Society National President Sheila Gilbert, National CEO Dave Barringer and International President Michael Thio will be guests on EWTN’s new Thursday afternoon live show, “At Home with Jim & Joy,
Dear Vincentian Family: We are into October and I know our days have flown. October is a full month of feast days. 4 – Words to Lift – Possessions and Generosity– Sins of the World – Let Your Light Shine
Unknown Vincentians gather in Kuala Lumpur (Video) – Unknown at least to many in Europe, North and South America. But not unknown to “the least, the lost and the last” in 31 countries in Asia and the Oceanic region.
In “Capwiz, the Pope and Politicians Who Genuinely Care” Tom Dwyer, Northeast Region SVdP Voice of the Poor Coordinator, provides a crash course in why and how to speak out on behalf to those who are marginalized and we serve with our hands on services.
Vincentian Family – Calling the Righteous – Irritations and Spirituality Vincentian Day of Prayer and Fast September 30, 2014
This national meeting of the Society of St. Vincent dePaul will mark its 100th national assembly reflecting on the theme Theme: Hope in Action
The “Weekly Bulletin Announcements based on the Gospel of each Sunday, are suggested for your parish weekly bulletin. The action statement can easily be adapted to fit your local needs.
TLC – I know you are thinking Tender Loving Care and it is true, but the TLC taken from Deacon Art’s homily is: Trust, Love, Commitment. This in a nutshell describes Vincentians.
The Society of St. Vincent dePaul suggests these way to celebrate the Feast of St. Vincent in your parish on September 27. Others may find inspiration for their own parochial celebrations.