Around the Province with Fr. Freund
Bringing the Apparitions of St. Catherine Home
The message of the Miraculous Medal is hope. Share your needs with Mary and she will present them to her Son. God will share his grace with you. Come to the altar. The great challenge today, Father Carroll believes, is making the Gospel relevant to young people.Continue Reading
New Website to Strengthen Our Life and Ministry
The new website of the Congregation of the Mission is a place that will strengthen communication about our life together, the witness with regard to our charism as well as our on-going renewal as we continue to follow in the footsteps of Jesus Christ evangelizing the poor.Continue Reading
Vincentian Voices at the UN
Guillermo Campuzano, CM, UN NGO Congregation of the Mission Representative, presents the views of the Vincentian International Network for Justice, Peace and the Integrity of Creation (VIN-JPIC) regarding three areas of concern – Nicaragua, Migrant, and Venezuela. These views are based on reports from the Vincentian Family on the ground in these areas.Continue Reading
Choosing Up Sides – God’s Way
Choosing up sides doesn’t make sense in God’s world. God’s embraces us each with the warmest and widest of hugs.Continue Reading
Down Memory Lane… to the Future
St. John the Baptist Church in Bedford-Stuyvesant, founded before the construction of the Brooklyn Bridge, is the mother church of the diocesan seminary, a university and one of the city’s largest food distributing charitiesContinue Reading
Who are you calling a radical?
Fr. Griffin’s reflection is an invitation for each of us to look at our own understanding of what it means to be radical, a Vincentian radical, and whether we walk this path with our actions in the nitty-gritty of our daily life.Continue Reading
Fr. Louis Franz, C.M. of the Western Province
Please pray for the eternal the respose of Fr. Louis Franz, CM of the Province of the West.Continue Reading
Mrs. Maureen Bauer, Mother of Fr. Elmer Bauer III, C.M.
Please remember in your prayers Mrs. Maureen Bauer, the mother of Fr. Elmer Bauer III, C.M.Continue Reading
Goodness Makes No Noise… His Smile Did the Talking.
Fr. Bob Brandenberger showed all of us associated with the Eastern Province what it means to BE “good news”!Continue Reading
Vincentians Urge Protection for Immigrant Women and Children
At the recent triennial Provincial Assembly in Perryville, MO, members of the Congregation of the Mission (Vincentians), Western Province, adopted a resolution concerning the current crisis of immigrant…Continue Reading
Pope Francis – Can You Hear Me Now?
“But he looked at the shoes of some of the (young Jesuit) priests and he said, ‘Today you haven’t done anything.’ It had rained and it was muddy, and they had nothing on their shoes, they were shiny.” “He told them they returned without the smell of sheep,”Continue Reading
Rev. Robert J. Brandenberger, C.M.- Funeral Arrangements
Funeral arrangement for Rev. Robert J. Brandenberger, C.M.Continue Reading
The Big Picture of the Congregation of the Mission
The Vincentian Solidarity Office (VSO) assists the Congregation of the Mission with obtaining funds for its evangelization and service of the poor in the most desperate areas of the world.Continue Reading
Fr. Tom McKenna Reflects – Acting For Equality – in Faith
Vincent’s mindset is in accord with Paul’s when he asks the Corinthians to share with the needy from their abundance. Both Paul and Vincent take concrete steps to see that wealth is more evenly distributed among the believers.Continue Reading
+Fr. Robert Brandenberger, CM +
Fr. Robert Brandenberger, CM returned to God July 4. Details to follow.Continue Reading