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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 in Kharkiv for young people

A retreat for the Vincentian Marian Youth took place between March 12, 2021 and March 14, 2021 in the Parish of St. Vincent in Kharkiv. The retreat was held by Fr. Yan Vakulchak, CM. The theme for the discussion was the ...

LENTEN LETTER 2021. My Broken Christ

After the dramatic events of last year as the suffering caused by wars, natural disasters, and famine was compounded by the pandemic of COVID-19, our faith calls us to live this new year 2021 in hope, even in situations ...

Parish Feast Day in Lviv

Precisely 190 years ago, on November 27, 1830, the Blessed Virgin Mary appeared to St. Catherine Laboure at the chapel of Sisters of Charity situated on Du Bac Street in Paris. That young Sister was assigned by Virgin Mary to sprea ...

VMY in Sniatyn

O Mary, conceived without sin, pray for us who have recourse to Thee The medal is the sign witnessing about the fact who we really are and to whom we really belong. On November 27, 2020, on the anniversary of Virgin Mary’s apparition t ...

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