Frederic Ozanam’s Tactical Wisdom For Today’s Society

Excerpts from an article by Fr. Thomas McKenna, C.M. in which he examines Frédéric Ozanam’s conception of how a religious tradition should engage its surrounding society.

“Let Us Dedicate Ourselves to the Poor”

You can find great texts in the early Bulletins of the Society of St. Vincent de Paul, which are still fully relevant today.

Vincentians – Celebrating and Challenging

Let’s remember what we learned during COVID-19, especially how we managed to maintain our personal relationship with those who, in addition to the daily challenges of living in poverty, must now weather the effects of the pandemic.

Novel But Realistic Approach To Homelessness

Imagine that! Asking people who had personal experience of what the problem was and what might be the solution.

SSVP Alive and Well in Scotland

SSVP Alive and Well in Scotland

SVDP alive and well in Scotland - Take 2000 members in  300 Conferences (groups), 28 schools and 3 universities.  That makes SSVP Scotland!   These members, who range from 8 years old (in Mini Vinnnies groups in primary schools) to around 80 years old in parish...