St. Vincent de Paul, our founder, in imitation of Jesus Christ, strove to be an authentic person. Through St. Vincent’s words, which at times are quite strong, Vincent invites us to be authentic. Let us reflect on some phrases (words) of Vincent de Paul and explore the relationship of those words to his actions (deeds). […]
This month’s theme is Evangelization. “It is not enough for me to love God if my neighbor doesn’t love him.” (CCD:XII:215). These words of Saint Vincent apply to all of us as Vincentian volunteers because he frequently said that “if we have love, we should show it by bringing people to love God and the […]
In this month’s reflection, we see how our attitudes and values as AIC Volunteers can be traced back to St. Vincent de Paul’s “fundamental virtues”.
This month’s reflection, “Martha and Mary: Contemplation and Action”, is provided by Selina Suárez Fermín. AIC is an Association that is composed primarily of women and for the most part, our service is directed toward women. That reality leads us to reflect on what we can learn from the women of the Bible.
AIC TRAINING BOOKLET 2014 – FEBRUARY – « Let us be enchanted by St Vincent’s Project » REFLECTION FOR FEBRUARY With Christ before us, Our Vocation is to follow Christ Text: Alicia Duhne — Translation: Father Charlie Plock Introduction: Vincent’s teachings were Christ centered. Let us remember these words, which reveal this characteristic of his teaching: When […]