It is with sadness and grief that we would like to inform everyone that we lost, on Saturday 30th September, 20 brothers and sisters from the Vincentian Family in Zambia, in a road accident.
On October 14, brother Renato Lima de Oliveira, 16th President General of the Society of St. Vincent de Paul, gave to Pope Francis an eight-page document concerning the canonization of the main founder of the SSVP, blessed Frederic Ozanam.
“Love God with all your heart, and your neighbor as yourself."
Saturday 23th of September the members of the Society of Saint Vincent de Paul in Slovakia celebrated the founding of the very first conference in Bratislava 150 years ago
In last September, the SSVP, together with the Daughters of Charity, presented an exhibition at the Palace of Nations in Geneva.
"Then repay to Caesar what belongs to Caesar and to God what belongs to God."
Audience of Pope Francis to the Vincentian Family, Rome, October 14, 2017
The new National President of Spain, Juan Manuel Buergo Gómez, member of the Conference ‘San Isidro’, in Madrid, took office of his service position at the head of the Spanish Vincentians on 30 September 2017
"I can do all things in him who strengthens me."
Brother Renato Lima de Oliveira, 16th President General, attended and participated at the inauguration ceremony of the new president of the National Council of Brazil, Brother Cristian Reis da Luz, and his Board of Directors, held last 03 September 2017 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.