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Sisters of Charity of St. Vincent de Paul (Greek-Catholic)

In Ukraine the Congregation was founded on June 8, 1926, by His Beatitude Patriarch and Leader of the UGCC Andrei Sheptytskyi (1865-1944) as the eastern branch of the Congregation of the Sisters of Charity of Belgium (established in 1837 in Deinze). In line with the common bilateral agreement of May 2, 1996, the Congregation gains the status of autocephaly and begins its way as the independent Ukrainian religious congregation of consecrated persons in the spirit of St. Vincent de Paul. The present Rules and Statutes of the Sisters are composed in accordance with the Code of Canons of the Eastern Churches. ...
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Знімок екрана 2018-01-04 о 22.36.08
"Vincentian gingerbread" – summing up Year 2017

At the end of 2017, we would like to say thank you to all organizers, volunteers, people of good will and benefactors as well as to those who supported the "Vincentian gingerbread" campaign with their praye ...

Знімок екрана 2017-12-02 о 21.46.24

My dear sisters and brothers, May the grace and peace of Jesus be always with us! In my letter for the feast of our Founder on 27 September 2016, I encouraged us to reflect on Saint Vincent de Paul as a “Mystic of Charity.” From that le ...

Pope tells Vincentians to pray, welcome and go

Vincentians should share God’s love with action and service – “and that we can’t just sit around and wait for other people to perform our vocation.” “Love is dynamic, it goes out of itself,” the Pope said O ...

Знімок екрана 2017-09-27 о 07.13.48
Circular for the Feast of Saint Vincent de Paul

One thing for which we need to thank Jesus is the gift of thousands upon thousands of members of the different branches of the Vincentian Family, throughout the 400-year history, who kept the charism alive up ...

Знімок екрана 2017-09-22 о 21.30.57
A charity event "Vincentian cookie"

During September, the Vincentian Family conducts a charity event "Vincentian cookie". During the campaign, the Vincentian Family wants to involve as many people as possible in charity to help the needy. ...

VIII Pilgrimage to the Blessed Martha Weicka

The Vincentian Family organizes a pilgrimage to the tomb of the Blessed Martha Weicka in Sniatyn the eighth year consecutively. More than 1000 pilgrims came on May 27-28 to pray and ask for the grace with the pa ...

European Parliament to honor Vincentian Family

The Press Office of the international religious family of St. Vincent de Paul ( is pleased to share this news of the continuing celebration of the 400th Anniversary of its founding. ...


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