The following was taken from the Fall 2011 Servicette Marge Fiala, Diocese of San Jose A man of humble beginnings, St. Vincent became a spiritual master and extraordinary teacher of the faith. As St. Vincent de Paul served the vulnerable of his time, he encouraged long periods of prayer and meditation before social action in order […]
The following is taken from the Summer 2011 Servicette Bishop David A. Zubik, Episcopal Chairman There are a host of legal definitions of justice – the balancing of the scales; the unbiased judgment of conflicting claims; a search for truth only dimly seen; the compensation due the victimized; even the penalty for crime. We can give […]
Now a “tradition,” the Ladies of Charity USA invites our members to pray and reflect together during this Advent season. The Fourth Sunday Reflection has been prepared by Sr. Fran Ryan, DC. Please click to read. We invite our members and friends to post their comments, reflections, prayers or poems below.
The Ladies of Charity wishes all our members and friends a Happy and Joyful Easter! We thank our Sister Moderators for providing our Lenten Spirituality Series and invite all to read the Easter Reflection by Sister Charlotte White. Click to read. Mary of Magdala came to the tomb early in the morning, while it was […]
Our Lenten Spirituality Series continues on this Sixth Sunday in Lent, prepared for the LCUSA by Sr. Charlotte White, SCL. Click to view.
Sr. Mary Ann Daly, SC shared her personal experience with a homeless man who taught her and other administrators many lessons. The video, on the famvinglobal YouTube channel, was recorded at the Ladies of Charity Assembly in San Antonio.
If we see the face of God in the poor charity AND justice are both required and are rooted in an underlying spirituality summed up the message of the speakers at the National Assembly of the Ladies of Charity gathered in San Antonio. Sr. Mary Ann Daly, SC, reminded us that our God is a […]
Fr. Richard Gielow, CM said “It is not enough to think outside the box, not even to live outside the box but to realize that there is no box… a new day is coming when we will know we are all important, not for our status but because we a children of God.” And this […]
“In this talk, I propose to work through three themes: first, the relevance of the Ladies of Charity as St. Vincent’s first foundation; second, the relevance of the Ladies of Charity as a foundation in the United States and the move toward international status; and third, some suggestions about the relevance of the Ladies of […]