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Handbook for Conferences

This Guide for conferences is based on the Rule of the Society, as well as on writings about the Society, its founders and leaders, as well as on Vincentian tradition, history and spirit, from all the member countries of the Confederation.

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The Word

“The word was made flesh and lived among us, and from then on, the word became powerful”

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Talk by Professor Guzmán Carriquiry

On 13 June 2019, at the annual meeting of the CGI, held this year in Porto, Professor Guzmán Carriquiry, of the Pontifical Council for Latin America, gave a notable lecture on “the role of the laity in the Church of Pope Francis”. Professor Guzmán Carriquiry emphasizes the unity and complementary of all ministries, founded on the same original grace given to all: that of baptism,

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Fundamental principles of the Conference

It was in 1833 that a group of young French students, including Blessed Frédéric Ozanam, formed the first Conference of Charity in Paris, with the aim of increasing the holiness of its members through the practice of works of mercy...

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