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    Society of Saint-Vincent-de-Paul

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    Society of Saint-Vincent-de-Paul

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2016: Jubilee Year of Mercy
08 December 2015 CGI news Vatican

2016: Jubilee Year of Mercy

Announced by Pope Francis on 13 March 2015, the extraordinary Holy Year will celebrate the fiftieth anniversary of the closure of Vatican II and will be the subject of a great Jubilee on the theme of Mercy.

Letter of father Gregory Gay C.M for Advent 2015
20 November 2015 CGI news Vincentian Family

Letter of father Gregory Gay C.M for Advent 2015

In his letter entitled "God's promises," The Superior General of the Congregation of the Mission explains how each Vincentian is called to continue the mission of Jesus Christ by proclaiming the Good News.

All Africa Assembly, a meeting expected for 20 years
09 October 2015 CGI news Communiqués

All Africa Assembly, a meeting expected for 20 years

From 6-10 October, the International Territorial Presidents, Coordinators, National Presidents and members of the Society met at the Good Shepherd Retreat Centre, Hartebeespoort for an All Africa Assembly. The last meeting of this kind was held 20 years ago.

Nepal : first activity report after seism
22 September 2015 CGI news Communiqués

Nepal : first activity report after seism

A few months after the earthquake that devastated the country, Gabriel Mondal (Coordinator for West Asia) delivers first activity report summarizing actions of the SVP.

CIAD : Overview of decisions taken in July 2015
10 September 2015 CGI news CIAD Decision overview

CIAD : Overview of decisions taken in July 2015

During the meeting held on 29 July 2015, the CIAD reviewed a number of projects. A total amount of 132,361 € has been pledged for projects in 11 countries

Passing
10 August 2015 CGI news Communiqués

Passing

We learned with deep sadness the demise of our dear brother Ian Mc Turk