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What’s So Special About December 8th?

The Immaculate Conception! We celebrate an early stage of the Advent of “Good News”. But there is more to celebrate from some much later stages of the Advent of Good News. Let me draw attention to them.. and Pope Francis’ own prayer.

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The Future Pulls the Present

Advent (Ad: toward; Vent: coming), lays out the direction of the season. It doesn’t just celebrate the future but what of that future is being poured into the present.

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What is Not True and What is True

As we move into the Advent season, occasional FamVin contributor Susan Stabile shares  Daniel Berrigan’s Advent Credo, from his Testimony: The Word Made Flesh.  It's been shared before but t it is worth another look, especially in the troubled times in which we live....

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A Mother’s Parting Words

As we approach the feast of the Miraculous Medal I asked two people who walk in Fr. Skelly’s footsteps today for their thoughts. Fr. Michael Carroll and Mary Jo Timlin-Hoag, Senior Executive Director of the Central Association of the Miraculous Medal respond.

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Three Invitations of Blessed Marcantonio Durando, C.M. to the Vincentian Family

Three Invitations of Blessed Marcantonio Durando, C.M. to the Vincentian Family

The feast day of Blessed Marcantionio Durando, C.M. is December 10. Learn, in three slides, about his three invitations to us as Vincentians today.

Meeting of the New Vincentian Family Task Force on the Transmission of the Charism

Meeting of the New Vincentian Family Task Force on the Transmission of the Charism

A newly formed Vincentian Family Task Force on the “Transmission of the Charism” met in the Vincentian Family Office in Philadelphia.

Mary’s Digital Home “Liked” By Almost 3 Million People

Mary’s Digital Home “Liked” By Almost 3 Million People

Do you know the address of the Facebook page that has been “liked” by 2.9 million people?