“The time is fulfilled, and the kingdom of God is at hand; repent, and believe in the Gospel."
On 14th February 2018, the 16th President General of the SSVP, brother Renato Lima de Oliveira, starts a new visit to the city of Rome, Italy.
As Lent 2018 approaches, Pope Francis has sent his message to the Catholics on the theme: "Because of the increase of iniquity, the love of many will grow cold" (Mt. 24, 12).
As a way of promoting further the “International Year on the Theme of François Lallier”, announced by the 16th International President General, Renato Lima de Oliveira, the Council General of the SSVP hereby opens the International Literary Competition on “The First Conference”.
At the end of 2017, SSVP members from Yvelines (78) went to Vietnam to meet their Vincentian counterparts.
“So, whether you eat or drink, or whatever you do, do all to the glory of God.”
Between 16th and 18th of last month of January, the fellow member Renato Lima de Oliveira, 16th President General of the SSVP, took part in the annual meeting of the International Executive Committee of the Vincentian Famíly (FAMVIN),
We are very much pleased to present to you the Annual Circular Letter of Bro. Renato Lima de Oliveira, the 16th President General of the Society of Saint Vincent de Paul.
"Woe to me if I do not preach the Gospel!"
The year of the 400th anniversary of the Vincentian charism will officially reach its end on January 25th, 2018