On November 11, St. John’s Prep Junior Ladies of Charity sponsored its annual pilgrimage to the Miraculous Medal Shrine in Germantown, Philadelphia. A highlight on the Prep calendar, 55 students departed Astoria bright and early. Arriving in Philadelphia, they were welcomed by Father Miles Heinen, CM. The students viewed a documentary on St. Vincent de Paul: […]
Famvin has prepared a special version of the Stations of the Cross. The original prayers were written by Lynn L’Heureux of the Society of St. Vincent de Paul. It can be viewed on a desktop computer, but it also works well on an iPad or a smartphone. Go to the link http://bitly.com/vstations, or scan the […]
Today, January 4th, is the Feast of Saint Elizabeth Ann Seton. We invite all Ladies of Charity to pray together today and honor this woman of courage, strength and tremendous faith. Click here to download the prayer service that has been provided by the Sisters of Charity Federation. Happy Feast Day!
Tragedy has left the Phillipines in dire need of our help, both spiritually and materially. First they suffered an earthquake and then super Typhoon Haiyan (Yolanda) struck with a devastating force and loss of life. Ladies of Charity has associations in the Phillipines who are struggling to help in the recovery. AIC-Phillipines’ president Imelda Torres has […]
Sister Carol Schumer, DC, has prepared a prayer service for LCUSA members. We invite our members and friends to download this prayer for use in this month of November. Thank you, Sister Carol. Click here to download.
The Vincentian Family Ministry is organizing an Affiliate Vincentian Pilgrimage to Paris April 4-12, 2014 with an optional extension April 12-14. The trip will include visits to the major attractions in Paris including the Cathedral at Notre-Dame, the Eiffel Tower as well as stops at Vincentian Heritage sites. The visit will begin with Mass at […]
The following was included in a letter from the LCUSA/AIC Madagascar Twinning Committee: 10 July 2013 Dear Ladies of Charity, As Ladies of Charity we are dedicated to the Mission of St. Vincent de Paul and St. Louise de Marillac. We are called to continue the Mission they began in 1617 continuing the fight against all […]
Founded in 1842, All Hallows College is a Catholic and Vincentian center of learning in Dublin, Ireland. According to the school’s mission statement, “All Hallows educates women and men to be effective leaders engaged in justice and service, championing social and educational participation.” In September 2012, the college held a benefit in Chicago to launch […]
In accordance with the vision of LCUSA-AIC “to provide Vincentian leadership of transformation assisting persons who are vulnerable to move from marginalization and despair to participation and hope” I am providing some links to sites the Sisters of Charity of Nazareth have mentioned in their justice documents. If a click on the link does not […]