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Who, or What Has Transformed Your life?

Who, or what, has transformed your life?
Let’s explore what and who transformed St. Vincent de Paul.

Have You Tried Praying the News?

Have you heard the expression  “Pray with the bible in one hand and the newspaper in the other”

Let’s explore in this Vincentian Mindwalk.

Revisiting – Are You an Original or a Photocopy?

On October 10, 2020 Carlos became the first millennial to be named “Blessed”, the last step before being proclaimed a Saint. He would be the millennials’ first saint.

Nobody Wants To Do the Dishes!

Nobody Wants To Do the Dishes!

But someone has to do the dishes!

“Everybody wants a revolution, but nobody wants to do the dishes.”

This Mindwalk is a reflection on a saying attributed to a contemporary change agent – Shane Claiborne

What Catechism Did Jesus Use?

What Catechism Did Jesus Use?

Today I find myself asking what kind of catechetical approach Jesus used. I have no indication he used any such catechism. In this Vincentian Mindwalk, I explore the various catechisms used over millennia.

“The more things change…”

“The more things change…”

“The more things change, the more they stay the same.”

I once again came across of document from the US Bishops almost exactly 30 years ago.

In this Vincentian Mindwalk, I invite you to make your own judgment about how much has changed and not changed since then.

Why is Mary Fittingly Called  Queen of Heaven?

Why is Mary Fittingly Called Queen of Heaven?

I wonder how many would immediately answer the question saying because she is the Mother of Jesus.

It is certainly true she bore him in her womb. But might there be a deeper reason with many profound implications for you and I?

She is Queen of Heaven because of a much wider understanding of her role in God’s plan for us. It was more than just being a physical mother.