Vincent’s Way of Doing Things

Vincent’s Way of Doing Things

This post in the series “A Saint Ahead of His Times” looks at Vincent’s way of doing things. What Vincent did in addressing the major issues of his day is simply astounding. We can learn so much that is still relevant today by looking at what we might call the...
A Saint Ahead of His Times

A Saint Ahead of His Times

This is the first of a series of Vincentian Mindwalks highlighting St. Vincent’s impact on church and society in France 400 years ago. Understanding how he brought about structural reform even without intending to, gives us much to think about today. Foreshadowing...
Enough is Enough

Enough is Enough

I am delighted to see the level of discussion that is occurring in Vincentian Mindwalk! As I have said before the purpose of this site is to provide a space where a cross-section of the Vincentian Movement can respectfully explore questions that matter and share...
Recognizing the Body Of Christ Today

Recognizing the Body Of Christ Today

My early understanding of the feast of Corpus Christi My earliest associations with the feast of Corpus Christi were of processions and “40 hours devotion.” Gradually I became aware of the Body of Christ frozen in time in Michelangelo’s masterpiece, The...
What Must We As Vincentian Family Do?

What Must We As Vincentian Family Do?

Are you the only one… One would have to be an astronaut returning from the moon or two-week camping trip at the bottom of the Grand Canyon to be the only one not aware of that has happened. “Are you the only one visiting Jerusalem who does not know the things...