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The Congregation of the Mission was founded by St. Vincent de Paul in 1625. Presently, it numbers about 4,000 members working in 86 countries around the world.

Priests of the Mission are also popularly known as Lazarists or Vincentians. They hold parish missions, are involved in pastoral activity, take care of the formation of prospective priests and of spiritual guidance for the Daughters of Charity of St. Vincent de Paul.

Members of the Congregation of the Mission are Christ's disciples whom God has called to join this community in order to promote Christ's missionary message. They do t ...

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Do not rest content with doing good, but do it in the way God wishes; that is to say, as perfectly as you can, making yourselves worthy Servants of the poor.
St. Vincent de Paul

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Relic of our Foundation (Depaul Ukraine)

During the trip of the Head of the Board of Depaul Ukraine, Father Vitaliy Novak, to Chicago city, he met with our permanent patron. And in gratitude, he presented a picture with the image of St. Vincent. The author ...

New members admitted to Vincentian Marian Youth

Ten new members were solemnly admitted to the Vincentian Marian Youth community in Kharkiv on December 9, 2019, which was the Solemnity of the Immaculate Conception of the Blessed Virgin Mary.  ...

Relics of St. Vincent de Paul hosted in Lviv

Praised be Jesus Christ! The relics of St. Vincent de Paul have been hosted in our convent Church of St. Joseph the Husband of Mary for over one week so far. During that time period, hundreds of Lviv citizens ...

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