For those who missed it… Last Thursday, Society of St. Vincent de Paul leaders, International President General Michael Thio, National President Sheila Gilbert and CEO Dave Barringer sat down with EWTN’s Jim and Joy Pinto.
Frederic Ozanam Honored by Feinstein Institute for Public Service
by John Freund, CM | Oct 29, 2014 | Society of St. Vincent de Paul, Vincentian Family
The Society of St. Vincent de Paul celebrated its founder, Blessed Frederic Ozanam, being inducted into the Hall of Heroes at the Providence College Feinstein Institute of Public Service on Saturday, October 25, 2014.
10/23 SVdP on Eternal Word Television Network
by John Freund, CM | Oct 18, 2014 | Vincentian Family
On Thursday, Oct. 23, SVdP 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,” hosted by Jim and Joy Pinto.
New International SVDP Secretary General
by John Freund, CM | Sep 13, 2013 | Vincentian Family
Julien Spiewak, new Secretary General Dear Vincentian Brothers and Sisters May the Peace and Love of Christ be with you. I’m pleased to inform you that Julien Spiewak will be appointed as the new Secretary General with effect from 27 September 2013. This has been...
Sit at the feet of Jesus… Dream
by John Freund, CM | Jul 30, 2013 | Vincentian Family
In her weekly relfection Lynn suggests we reflect - Sit at the feet of Jesus – Our Benefactor – I have a Dream – I love you Lord My Dear Vincentian Family: My prayer for you today is one of thanksgiving. Lord for all the blessings bestowed upon our Vincentian Family...
“I have a Dream” SVDP President at WYD
by John Freund, CM | Jul 23, 2013 | Vincentian Family
In her weekly Vincentian reflection Lynn L'Heureux writes... "I have a Dream: Michael Thio (President General of SSVP International) His words to this song (and he is a beautiful singer). We have a dream, Jesus is He: He shows us the way, we follow Him. Jesus is...
Think you understand Ozanam?
by John Freund, CM | Jul 2, 2013 | Society of St. Vincent de Paul, Spirituality and Spiritual Practice, Vincentian Family
Think you understand Ozanam? Really get to know him this September in Madison The spirit that Frédéric Ozanam helped kindle among five of his college friends in 1833 spread rapidly through Europe, swept across the Atlantic by 1845, and has ever since infused the work...
To be worthy of the name Vincentian…
by John Freund, CM | Apr 17, 2013 | Vincentian Family
In a wide-ranging interview on the new international site of the SVDP Michael Thio, international President of the Society of St. Vincent dePaul suggests As Vincentians worthy of our name : LET us Dare to Encounter Jesus with Love and Conviction in our hearts. LET...
SVDP President – Pope’s Lenten message
by John Freund, CM | Feb 12, 2013 | Vincentian Family
Dr. Michael Thio, President of the International Confederation of the Society of Saint Vincent de Paul offered Vincentian reflections during press conference on Pope Benedict XVI's Lenten Message for 2013. We are honoured to have the opportunity to share with you the...