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Pope Francis writing Encyclical on Poverty

May 25, 2013   /   Around the Province, News and Events

“Benedict XVI is finishing writing the encyclical on faith which will be signed by Pope Francis. Following this, he himself will prepare his first encyclical on the poor:…

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Jim Maher “Marathon Man”

Aug 28, 2013   /   Around the Province, News and Events

The Brooklyn Tablet has a very nice feature about Jim Maher as he leaves Brooklyn and takes over at Niagara. “Priest Continues path on Life’s Marathon” Some highlights…

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Eastern Province wounded warrior!

Aug 29, 2013   /   Around the Province, News and Events

From Liz Magarity’s Facebook page…Prayers Needed! Fr. Carl Pieber,CM Exec. Dir. Of the Miraculous Medal Shrine, fell and had to have knee surgery! Here he is in the…

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Four Options in Syria

Sep 07, 2013   /   Around the Province, News and Events

The Conference of Major Superiors of Men, representing 17,000 vowed religious priests and brothers of the United States, ten percent of whom are foreign missionaries. released the following statement…

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St. John Gabriel Perboyre

Sep 11, 2013   /   Around the Province, News and Events

The one who “calls by name” seemed to ignore him as a teenager. The call came to his younger brother Louis for entrance into the seminary. John Gabriel…

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U.S. News & World – NU Among Region’s Best Colleges, Values

Sep 16, 2013   /   Around the Province, News and Events

 Niagara University is again listed among the best colleges and universities in the North, and also designated as a “Best Value” institution in the region, according to rankings…

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Masters of the real – Vincent and Francis

Sep 23, 2013   /   Around the Province, News and Events

VinFormation celebrates the feast of Vincent on September 27  with the release of  “Vincent: Real, Simple”  based Fr. Thomas McKenna’s article “Vincentian Simplicity: A Core Leadership Trait” (PDF). In an…

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Superior General, Vincent and Faith

Sep 24, 2013   /   Around the Province, News and Events

Brothers and sisters, each year at the time of the feast of Saint Vincent de Paul we reflect on a theme that enables us to deepen our spirituality…

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Vincent and Pope Francis – Being real

Sep 27, 2013   /   Around the Province, News and Events

As we celebrate the feast of Vincent perhaps we can reflect on the simplicity of Vincent and Pope Francis using the presentation found on famvin.org Masters of being…

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Superior General – memories of his youth

Sep 27, 2013   /   Around the Province, News and Events

The diocese of his youth presents with pride the first of a two part series about the Superior General’s early years. Patti Murphy Dohn writes “Having known members of his family…

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Dennis Holtschneider – Educational Justice for All

Sep 28, 2013   /   Around the Province, News and Events

“What Shall We Do: The Eroding Social Compact toward U.S. Higher Education” Dennis H. Holtschneider, C.M., Ed.D., President of DePaul University, Chicago, IL will offer the keynote address at…

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October is Mission Month

Oct 01, 2013   /   Around the Province, News and Events

October 1, 2013 October is Mission Month and from our earliest days in school we were reminded of the greatness of a missionary.  School made us active participants…

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Superior General reflects on Vincentian martyrs

Oct 10, 2013   /   Around the Province, News and Events

“For us as Vincentians, next Sunday, October 13th, will be a day of great joy and gratitude, a day on which we are all called to renew our…

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Beatification of 42 members of the Vincentian Family

Oct 13, 2013   /   Around the Province, News and Events

This gallery of photos were taken on the occasion of the Oct. 13 vigil held for the members of the CM’s, DC’s and the member of the Association of the…

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Impact of Indian cyclone on CM’s

Oct 16, 2013   /   Around the Province, News and Events

The following report is from Fr. Wilson who spent two weeks at St. John’s last July meeting his counterparts from around the world. Dear Rev. Fr. Gregory, Greetings…

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