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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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Retreat for Marian Youth in Kharkiv

A retreat for the Vincentian Marian Youth took place between July 19 and July 23, 2020 in Kharkiv.   The theme of that retreat was “Love”. Over the course of the retreat, young people shared their experiences and know ...

Vincentian Family Prayer for a World in Need

The Executive Committee of the Vincentian Family invites you to join in a moment of prayer on Facebook Live, to ask God in community for a world that faces serious challenges and suffers from serious global prob ...

Renewal of religious vows

On May 31, 2020, Pentecost Sunday, Sr. Kateryna Vasylenko, Sr. Paulette Jabbour and Sr. Vasylyna Savchenko renewed their religious vows of purity, poverty and obedience. By doing so, they dedicated one more year of their life to s ...

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