Being a Fellow-Worker with God

Florence Nightingale once said, “To be a fellow worker with God is the highest aspiration of which we can conceive man capable.” No matter what position we hold at Vincentian system, we are all fellow workers with God. God calls each of us to a specific work, to give...

A Mother’s Day Reflection

This Sunday is a day to remember mothers and mother figures and their role in the family. Mother’s Day was officially recognized in the United States by President Woodrow Wilson in 1908. The second Sunday in May has become a popular day to honor such an important...

An Easter Reflection

Following the celebration of Easter, we are reminded of these two truths: No matter what, we are loved by God – not even death can separate us – and in spite of all that may point to the contrary, we belong to one another. “Christ, our paschal lamb, has been...

Reflection for Holy Week

As we approach Holy Week, April 10 – 16, we are offered a chance to reflect not only on Jesus’ suffering, but also on the ways he touched the lives of others. In a similar way, you, as a caregiver, touch the lives of our residents, families, and children by being...

A St. Patrick’s Day Prayer

Prayer: St. Patrick, you never let the struggles you faced break your trust in God and his Son, Our Lord. Accompany us on our own journey through a difficult world and help us to see the good rather than the bad. Jesus is nothing if not direct in the gospel when it...

Ash Wednesday: A Day of Prayer for Peace in Ukraine

ASH WEDNESDAY:A Day of Prayer for Peace in Ukraine In response to the crisis in Ukraine, Pope Francis has declared Ash Wednesday a day of prayer and fasting for peace. He appealed to those “with political responsibility to examine their consciences seriously before...