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Day 5: Just Listen

                About the Series  St. Vincent de Paul encouraged five particular traits in his comrades: simplicity, meekness, mortification, humility and zeal. Come discover the stories of these virtues and how they are alive in the...

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A Lifetime of Waking Up

Lent is a time of waking up. Vincentian Lent is waking up using St. Vincent de Paul’s spiritual exercises of the five virtues.

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Day 4: Waking Up

                About the Series  St. Vincent de Paul encouraged five particular traits in his comrades: simplicity, meekness, mortification, humility and zeal. Come discover the stories of these virtues and how they are alive in the...

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Day 3: With a Good Heart

                About the Series  St. Vincent de Paul encouraged five particular traits in his comrades: simplicity, meekness, mortification, humility and zeal. Come discover the stories of these virtues and how they are alive in the...

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Day 2: In the Vincentian Way

                About the Series  St. Vincent de Paul encouraged five particular traits in his comrades: simplicity, meekness, mortification, humility and zeal. Come discover the stories of these virtues and how they are alive in the...

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Day 1: The First Step on the Road

                About the Series  St. Vincent de Paul encouraged five particular traits in his comrades: simplicity, meekness, mortification, humility and zeal. Come discover the stories of these virtues and how they are alive in the daily experiences of those around...

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Pope Warns of False Prophets Who Present Falsehood as Truth

Pope Francis warns of false prophets who come either in the form of “snake charmers,” “who manipulate human emotions in order to enslave others and lead them where they would have them go,” or “charlatans,” “who offer easy and immediate solutions to suffering that soon prove utterly useless.”

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Lenten Examination of Conscience Based on the 5 Vincentian Virtues

Lenten Examination of Conscience Based on the 5 Vincentian Virtues

Set aside some time this week to ask yourself the following questions, based on the five Vincentian Virtues of Humility, Simplicity, Meekness, Mortification, and Zeal.

Lent: A Time for Spiritual Combat

Lent: A Time for Spiritual Combat

There is a famous story of a man who allowed thorns to grow in front of his house. The people who used to visit his house mentioned it to him. But he didn’t listen to them. As the years went by the thorns grew fast and became big and it blocked the way to his […]

Do not leave without hearing who you are: Beloved

Do not leave without hearing who you are: Beloved

I’ve known theologian Karis Slattery since she was twelve. I watched her grow into a woman and a friend. She’s an artist, an athlete, and always a God-seeker. Growing up in a Vincentian parish, she became an ally to the marginalized, even as  her own Church marginalizes her for being who she is. I watch […]