Vincentian Marian Youth Gathering, Los Altos Hills, California

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[Province of Los Altos Hills, USA] Vincentian Marian Youth-West hosted a National Formation Weekend on March 18-19, 2016 at Seton Provincialate in Los Altos Hills, CA. VMY leaders came from California, Arizona, Alaska and Missouri to spend time becoming better acquainted with the history of the VMY/Children of Mary, particularly in the United States, and with the various activities taking place in the VMY apostolate today. Read More

Servant Leadership; “To serve and not to be served” Mt.20:28

VSC West head[Province of Los Altos Hills, USA] Vincentian Service Corps: A Year of Service Makes a Lifetime of Difference. Sr. Alicia Martin, D.C. led the January Reflection Weekend for the present members of VSC West.  (Vincentian Service Corps West).  She explored the “heart and the manner” of our eight members who are doing a year of service in their respective placement sites in San Francisco and Los Angeles. Read More

ANNOUNCING…an app for Daughters of Charity Vocations

DOC app Appstore[Provinces of St. Louise and Los Altos Hills, USA] Trying to attract young people to enter the Company these days is hard work. The Sisters doing vocation ministry use many ways of contacting young people today including the use of social media. To help with that, they had an app developed so that young people can click once and be directed to the many ways the Company is present on the internet. The following announcement was used to spread the word about this new app: Read More

Discernment Retreat and the Visit of Pope Francis

D RetreaT 4[Provinces of Los Altos Hills and Saint Louise – USA] During the week-end of September 25 – 27 nine young women seriously discerned becoming Daughters of Charity along with four Postulants and pre-Postulants by participating in the weekend of activities in Philadelphia, PA for the visit of Pope Francis. One of the women shared her reflections on the experience: Read More