It is with sadness and grief that we would like to inform everyone that we lost, as of today, 19 brothers and sisters from the Vincentian Family in Zambia, in a road accident
From the very first hours, all along the path of reconstruction, the SSVP brought an immediate and long-term response to the victims of natural disasters.
As usual at this time, the Superior General of the Congregation of the Mission and the Daughters of Charity have sent a reflection to the entire Vincentian Family on the occasion of the feast of Saint Vincent de Paul on September 27
"Have among yourselves the same feeling that exists in Jesus Christ"
"The last shall be first and the first shall be the last."
On September 8th to 9th, the quarterly CGI’s Board meeting held in Paris, revisiting what has been done in the past year and celebrating the Feast of blessed Frederic Ozanam.
As publicized on 09 September 2017, after the thanksgiving Mass for the Feast Day of Blessed Frederick Ozanam directly at his tomb, the International Council General of the Society of St. Vincent de Paul, headed by its 16th President General, Bro. Renato Lima de Oliveira, announced the winners of the Literary Contest “the First Conference”
"For whether we live, we live unto the Lord; and whether we die, we die unto the Lord".
From 18 to 23 September, the SSVP, together with the Daughters of Charity, is presenting an exhibition at the Palace of Nations in Geneva.
The Council General International (CGI) of the Society of St. Vincent de Paul celebrates one year of the new administration on the 9th of September, 2017.