Of Vincentian Family timelines…

The St. Louis Review has published a brief time line of the Vincentian Family in St. Louis. It might be something that folks in other cities might pull together. The end result would be something of a snapshot of the Vincentian Family in the US. See the website of the...

100 questions Jesus asked

100 Questions that Jesus asked and YOU must answer: And if you greet your brethren only, what is unusual about that? Do not the unbelievers do the same? (Matt 5:47) Can any of you by worrying add a single moment to your lifespan? Matt 6:27 Why are you anxious about...

For those with a historical bent…

Fr. Ed Udovic, CM of dePaul University offers another one in his series “St. Vincent’s Reading List”. This one focuses on Henri de Cauchon du Maupas du Tour (1606-1680) who wrote the first biographies (1644 and 1657 respectively) of both of these...

Why we need saints

Georgia wrote “We need heroes. We need to give kids heroes. Without heroes, they will give us gangs.” And worse. Some food for thought. We have a history full of heroes – Vincentian and others. Do we tell the stories of the Saints and saints often...