The Congregation of the Mission, often known as Vincentian Fathers and Brothers or Lazarists, is a community of Roman Catholic priests and brothers founded by St. Vincent de Paul in 1625 for the evangelization of the poor and the formation of the clergy. Vincentian priests and brothers total over 4000 worldwide and serve in 86 countries.
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New Superior General – Vincentian Family as Mystics of Charity

In this fourth and last in a series of interviews after being elected 25th Superior General of the Congregation of the Mission on July 5, 2016Fr. Tomaž Mavrič, C.M. offers his vision of the worldwide Vincentian Family as “Mystics of Charity”.  See previous videos First reactions of the newly elected Superior General New Superior General tells his […]

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New Superior General – experience of internationality and multiculturalism

This video marks the third in a series of four interviews with newly elected Superior General, Fr. Tomaž Mavrič, C.M.  The third question he addressed focuses on his experience of the Congregation as international and multi-cultural. See previous videos First reactions of the newly elected Superior General New Superior General tells his life story

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Collaboration Between Two Exceptional People

Collaboration Between Two Exceptional People

J. Patrick Murphy reminds us in his booklet Mr. Vincent of the collaboration of two exceptional people – Vincent and Louise. In Louise de Marillac Vincent found the perfect partner to build his business model and bring about change that shocked the world. Louise, like Vincent, was imperfect and troubled but together they were inspirational. Lesson: Imperfect people […]

Can You Say No to Pope Francis on September 1?

Can You Say No to Pope Francis on September 1?

September 1, Pope Francis asks us to pray for creation. Last year Pope Francis declared September 1st as the World Day of Prayer for the Care of Creation. Pope Francis states that “The annual World Day of Prayer for the Care of Creation offers…a precious opportunity to renew our personal participation in this vocation as custodians […]

Ozanam, Edified by the Piety of the Great #AnecdotesVF

Ozanam, Edified by the Piety of the Great #AnecdotesVF

After some adventures, soon after Frédéric arrived to Paris at age 18, he ended staying at André Marie Ampère’s home, a famous scientist, who lived on Rue Fosses-Saint Victor, 19. Frédéric stayed in the room of the son, Jean Jacques Ampère, who at the time was studying in Germany. Ampère, staunch Catholic, was like a […]

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