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July 28 2014

AGA 2014 - Photos

Photos of the National AGA (Edmonton June 24) can be seen in our photo album on our web site.  Click on this link: AGA-Photos

 


July 23 2014

Rule and Canadian Statutes

The National Council of Canada has reviewed and made a few amendments to the Canadian Statutes in February 2012 and November 2013.  No need to replace your Rule and Canadian Statutes book.  Simply place this list of corrections in your current book.

List of amendments to the Canadian Statutes, 3rd edition and 4th edition

This list is always available on our website: www.ssvp.ca/Rule


June 23 2014

Healthy Eating Out of a Food Bank

The Summer edition of the "Healthy Eating Out of a Food Bank" pamphlet is now available on our website under "Vincentian Life" in the "Special Projects" section.

Follow this link: http://www.ssvp.ca/Vincentian-Life/Special-Projects


June 2 2014

Spiritual Reflection for June

A new spiritual reflection is available in the "Spirituality" section.

Carrying the Cross 

In our work as members of the Society of Saint Vincent de Paul, we are often faced with many difficult situations. The difficulty may be in trying to help those we serve or it may be in our own personal lives.

To read more, please click on this link: Reflection-June


May 12 2014

Healthy Eating Out of a Food Bank

As mentioned in the Vincenpaul-Canada magazine, the “Healthy Eating Out of a Food Bank” pamphlet is available on our website under “Vincentian Life” in the “Special Project” section.

Follow this link: http://www.ssvp.ca/Vincentian-Life/Special-Projects

To read the whole article, please view our magazine online, on page 23:

Vincenpaul-Canada – Summer 2014


May 5 2014

Spiritual Reflection for May

A new spiritual reflection is available in the "Spirituality" section.

On Being Good Stewards

From the very beginning the Society has relied on Providence to provide the funds and resources required to serve our poor, distressed, marginalized and forgotten neighbours.
It is through the benevolence of our benefactors that we are privileged to serve those neighbours in need regardless of their source of suffering. As such we carry out the work of the Lord trusting that he will provide the necessary resources.

To read more, please click on this link: Reflection-May


April 19 2014

Happy Easter

 


April 17 2014

Thank you letter from ICG

Mr. Jean-Noël CORMIER

Dear Brother President,

We acknowledge receipt of your remittance for: 91 210.98 € sent by bank transfer and received on 14th March 2014 for victims of the Haiyan Typhoon in the Philippines.

We thank you and the Vincentians in Canada for this generous donation.  As you will appreciate, the continuing support of our member countries is vital to us in our efforts to extend help to areas affected by disasters of different types and your generous solidarity is very much appreciated.

Very fraternally yours in St. Vincent de Paul and Blessed Frederic Ozanam,

Julien Spiewak
Secretary General 


April 9 2014

Spiritual Reflection for April

A new spiritual reflection is available in the "Spirituality" section.

Saint Vincent de Paul tells us:

"Come then my dear confrere, let us devote ourselves with renewed love to serve persons who are poor, and even to seek out those who are the poorest and the most abandoned; let's acknowledge before God that they are our lords and masters and that we're unworthy of rendering them our little services."

To read more, please click on this link: Reflection-April


March 21 2014

Annual General Assembly

The Annual General Assembly will be held at the MacEwan University in Edmonton (Alberta), from Wednesday June 11 to Sunday June 15, 2014.

You can now register online for the Annual General Assembly.
Go to our web site: http://www.ssvp.ca/GeneralAssembly/Registration and follow the link indicated to register.

Please visit http://www.ssvpedmonton.ca/AGA2014 for further information.