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Vincentian Prayer Images: Recognizing the Frederics In Our Midst

Do we recognize this generation’s Frederic and friends in our midst today?

World Youth Day – From the Perspective of an Older Generation

“Youth are needed because of their boldness and audacity, even their imprudence. They provide us with new ideas and a new way of doing things that we had never imagined.” Frederic Ozanam

200 posts for #IamVincent @VinMissionCorps @NiagaraUniv @SJUMission

A LETTER TO MY YOUNG FRIENDS IN THE VINCENTIAN FAMILY Dear friends: Two hundred posts ago, I wrote: Just like you, my life is shaped by Vincent; in a real sense, however small, I am Vincent. So are you. I met some of you for the first time at the USA/Canada Vincentian...

Vincentian Leadership Institute for High School Students

Leadership begins with the young. Faith and Service in the City connects high school students to Catholic and Vincentian traditions in New York City. It's time for them to explore theology, experience NYC, and grow in faith and leadership! Faith and Service in the...
God always surprises us

God always surprises us

Pope Teaches At Marian Shrine APARECIDA, BRAZIL, July 24 (CNA/EWTN News) .- Openness to being surprised by God is an attitude which marks the life of a Christian, Pope Francis said in his homily at Brazil's Shrine of Our Lady of Aparecida during his first World Youth...

God always surprises us

CMGLOBAL links to coverage of WYD

CMGLOBAL is currently featuring a convenient way to sample the experience of WYD particularly from a Vincentian Family Perspective. You can find a collection of links for Schedule and documents (includes official Papal texts as they become available.) Highlights ...

An emotional Pope

An emotional Pope As the Pope ended his first World Youth Day Mass, he got emotional, as he embraced an image of Our Lady of Aparecida, the patroness of Brazil. (It may take a moment for the video to load since demand for t his clip seems quite high.)

Canadian SVDP reports from WYD/EIJV

Canadian SVDP reports from WYD/EIJV

Jason Hunt of the SSVDP Canada has been writing a blog of his experiences... Day four (Sunday, July 21 2013) We had an English song at the opening prayer. They announced the winner for a visit to the pope, who wrote a song. We all song it together and then were...

360 degree views of WYD venues

Unveiled for WYD in RIO viewers can actually move the camera for a 360 degree view of various venues in Rio.  This technology is exclusive to EWTN for WYD! It may take a few second to start. See also From Michelle Laque Johnson

God always surprises us

250+ bishops to catechize at WYD

More than 250 bishops of different nationalities will develop and deepen the theme of World Youth Day (WYD Rio2013) during three mornings of catechesis. Selected by the Pontifical Council for the Laity (PCL), there will be stationed at a different catechesis location...

Your virtual presence at WYD?

Your virtual presence at WYD?

Pope Francis says... "Even if you are not traveling to Brazil, you can still participate in WYD." With a full crowd in St. Peter's Square, Pope Francis led the Angelus prayer on Sunday afternoon. In light of his trip to Rio, the Pope asked pilgrims to pray for him and...

Vincentian Family at WYD Vocations Fair

The World Youth Day (WYD) will be a time to meet with other young people who also want to follow Christ. It is also a moment of encounter with Christ himself, who wishes to speak to the heart of every young pilgrim. The Vincentian Family will be present at the...

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