Vincent "artisan of peace" - eBook: Vincent de Paul and Peace At the time of the upheaval that occurred...
Vincent de Paul’s tough questions – how to best help those most in need
by John Freund, CM | Sep 28, 2014 | Uncategorized
We can borrow Vincent de Paul’s tough questions about how to best help those most in need. So writes Meghan Clark sharing her post Vincentian pilgrimage reflections on immigrant communities Paris and Queens.
Vincent de Paul – His thoughts in images
by John Freund, CM | Sep 27, 2014 | Vincentian Family
Vincent de Paul – His thoughts in images – A VinFormation presents a compilation of images of St. Vincent dePaul with short quotes.
Vincent faces values of his era
by John Freund, CM | Feb 18, 2013 | Uncategorized
"St. Vincent Confronts the Crisis of Values of his era" represents Luigi Mezzadri, CM research on this issue. Some selections from the study... "Certainly today Vincent would also speak about “a crisis in values”. Value is something that arises as the result of an...
Year of Faith with Vincent de Paul
by John Freund, CM | Feb 16, 2013 | Church, News
A one minute presentation of Year of Faith with Vincent de Paul. The presenttion was prepared by Father Luke SoryS CM of the NewEngland Province. Be sure to visit his YouTube playlist to see http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=or5ECXFu490
Vincentian approaches to Lent
by John Freund, CM | Feb 10, 2013 | Spirituality and Spiritual Practice
WWVD – What would Vincent do for Lent today?Vincentians today can look at two sources for an answer. The most obvious is of course what the successor sof Vincent write of in their Lenten Letters. Vinformation also offers some ideas on connecting with...
Vincentians – ordinary people evangelizing
by John Freund, CM | Jan 28, 2013 | Church, Evangelization, News
Canadian Vincentian Lynn L'Heureux offers this insight... We are ordinary people called by God as Paul was. We sin, we get angry and we make many mistakes. God, however, is quite extraordinary, and he does extraordinary works with ordinary and imperfect people like...
Vincent learns from a heretic
by John Freund, CM | Jan 15, 2013 | Uncategorized
Rather than simply refuting a Protestant who was attacking the Church Vincent hears the truth of his charge and grows. (Frederic Ozanam had a similar experience.) The following excerpt from an insightful article by Santiago Barquín, CM, might well lead us to ask...
2012 – Reflections of a translator
by John Freund, CM | Jan 1, 2013 | Daughters of Charity, Vincentian Family
Reflections of a Translator: End of the Year Reflections At this time of the year the various media outlets look back at the events that occurred during the past twelve months and highlight the most outstanding happenings. Therefore let me, as a translator, engage...