Albergue San Vicente de Paul A.C. “Rest, eat and tennis shoes to continue on your way”

[Province of  América-South] “Despite new immigration controls, the passage of immigrants through the State has not diminished,” said Elisa Blas Alvarado (better known as “Doña Licha”), a 30-year volunteer at “Albergue San Vicente de Paul AC,” in La Venta del Astillero, Jalisco. According to the National Institute of Migration (INM), about 120,000 Central Americans cross each year through Mexico. Read More

St. Louise de Marillac School of Miagao at 50

[Province of St. Louise de Marillac – Asia] St. Louise de Marillac School of Miagao (SLMSM) is the only Catholic school in the Municipality of Miagao and 3 other nearby municipalities in Iloilo, Philippines. It is a Secondary School serving around 820 learners since 1969 when it started as a satellite school of Colegio de San Jose, a DC college situated in Iloilo City, 40 kms from SLMSM. Read More

Entrance of Seven postulants

[Province of Mozambique] The preparation for the entrance began with a retreat preached by the Director, Fr Fernando. We had the theme, “To Follow Jesus and the exigencies of vocation”. The Director reiterated that the aim of the encounter with God is to know and let oneself be known. It is necessary to know God in order to respond to his call; for this it is necessary to open up. Read More

“God is born in Lbiska”

[Province of Warsaw] The story of the House for Children in Lbiska dates back to the beginnings of the history of Company of Daughters of Charity in Poland. Responding to the invitation from Marie-Louise Gonzaga, Queen of Poland, St. Vincent de Paul and St. Louise de Marillac sent the first three sisters to the Royal Court in Warsaw. (Priests of the Mission arrived at the court in Warsaw in 1651).  Sisters settled in the then suburbs of Warsaw, now the Powisle district. Read More

Postulants of Latin American Provinces sing

[Latin American Provinces] This presentation was recorded by the Postulants of Latin AmericaProvinces: Provincia del Caribe, Ecuador, Mexico, Our Lady of the Mission, Cali and La Milagrosa Bogotá-Venezuela: These young Postulants have been three months of integration before moving to the Interprovincial  Seminary in Cali, that they started the 27th November,  feast of Our Lady of the Miraculous Medal. Read More