Blessed Marta Wiecka – Rejoice at the good news!


In preparation for the feast of Blessed Sister Marta Wiecka, Daughter of Charity in Ukraine, our Superior General, Father Gregory Gay, shared with us this good news that he received from Kiev:

Dear Father Gregory,

We greet you from Kiev! Thank you very much for your email, your prayers, and your greetings!

The pilgrimage to Śniatyn was a grace-filled time! God also gave us beautiful weather. The Archbishop of Lviv, to which Śniatyn belongs, was with us for both days. Read More

Vincentian Youth Meeting 2016

logo-SDM_Krakow2016[Vincentian Family – Poland] Recently we have received this message from the organizers of the Vincentian Youth Meeting (VYM) 2016. So this is the first article connected with this special international event that will be held next year. In the future look for the LOGO you see here, in order to find more news about VYM in Krakow. Read More

“Vila Velha will shake!” – Chorus that accompanied the VMY of Saint Joseph School

jmv1 (Copy)[Province of Rio de Janeiro – Brazil] At the end of 2013 planning for the Vincentian Marian Youth (VMY) of the Province of Rio de Janeiro included thinking of a solid experience to revitalize and strengthen the love of young people for the Virgin Mary and awaken them to a more active participation in the Church. The remembrance of the mobilization of young people and the fruits produced by the International Meeting of the Vincentian Youth which gathered various branches of the Vincentian Family in Belo Horizonte and World Youth Day (WYD) in Rio de Janeiro in 2013, led the Provincial Coordination of VMY – Rio de Janeiro to include a Vincentian Marian Session in their programming. Read More

DC and CM Collaboration in Ethiopia

DC-CM-Ethiopia[Province of Ethiopia] On Sunday, May 12, 2013 the Daughters of Charity and members of the Congregation of the Mission for a workshop in St. Mary’s Provincial House, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. Twenty-nine Sisters (representing all the DC services) and six Vincentian Priests participated. The main purpose of the workshop was to produce guidelines for newly formed commissions, covering the areas of Education, Social Services, Health, Pastoral Services, Formation and Finance. Read More

Meeting VI of the Vincentian Family of Latin America

[Brazil] With the motto “Focused on Christ, let us live the Charism” 152 members of the Vincentian Family from 15 countries of Latin America and the Caribbean gathered together for Meeting VI of FAVILA (Vincentian Family of Latin America) with the valuable presence of Fr. Gregory Gay, Superior General and of Fr. Eli Chaves, Delegate for the Vincentian Family. We were warmly welcomed by the brothers and sisters of the Vincentian Family from Brazil, coordinated by the National Board of the Vincentian Family – Brazil, in the city of Aparecida, São Paulo, from April 17-22, 2012. Read More