News & Events

24 May 2019

Summer Novena of Hope

Theme:  “Vincentian Saints, Models of Sanctity”

Nine Mondays from June 3 to July 29

 

Schedule – Preachers and Topics

DATE              PREACHER or Presenter  and TOPIC 

June 3              Fr. Michael J. Shea, CM — Models of Holiness in the Vincentian Family

June 10            Fr. Timothy V. Lyons, CM — St. Vincent de Paul (Father of the Vincentian Family)

June 17            Fr. Charles F. Krieg, CM — St. Elizabeth Ann Seton and the Eucharist

June 24            Fr. Francis W. Sacks, CM — St. Catherine Labouré and the Miraculous Medal

 

July 1               Fr. Thomas Sendlein, CM — Martyrs of China

July 8*            Fr. Joseph G. Hubbert, CM — Martyrs of the French Revolution
                            * July 8, 2019, we will have the Anointing of the Sick at all Services.

July 15            Sister Marge Clifford, DC — Saints and Blesseds of the Daughters of Charity

July 22            Fr. Gemechu Yonas Raga, CM — Saints of Ethiopia

July 29**        Fr. John B. Freund, CM — Vincentian Saints Among Us
                            **July 29, 2019, Coffee and Refreshments will be offered after the 9:00 a.m. and 12:05 p.m. Masses

 

* July 8, 2019, we will have the Anointing of the Sick at all Services.
**July 29, 2019,  Coffee and Refreshments will be offered after the 9:00 a.m. and 12:05 p.m. Masses.

 

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Preacher / Presenter Bios:

Sister Marge Clifford, DC, was born and raised on her family’s farm in Valparaiso, Indiana. She has been with the Vincentian Family Office (VFO) since its 2015 beginnings in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.

Fr. Michael Carroll, CM, was born in Philadelphia, PA, and serves as the Director of the Miraculous Medal Shrine.

Fr. John Freund, CM, was born in New York and works in digital communications for the Eastern Province, the international Vincentian community, and the wider Vincentian Family.

Fr. Joseph Hubbert, CM, was born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, and is a teacher in the Department of Religious Studies at Niagara University in New York.

Fr. Charles Krieg, CM, was born in Brooklyn, New York; he is stationed at St. Vincent’s Seminary, where he is involved in pastoral ministry at the Seminary.

Fr. Timothy Lyons, CM, was born in Philadelphia; he is the Assistant Superior of the Vincentian Community at St. Vincent’s Seminary in Philadelphia, PA.

Fr. Gemechu Yonas Raga, CM, serves as Parochial Vicar at St. Cecilia’s Parish in Baltimore, MD.

Fr. Francis Sacks, CM, was born in Coplay, Pennsylvania, and he is an Associate Director of the Miraculous Medal Shrine.

Fr. Thomas Sendlein, CM, was born in New York; he is an Associate Director of the Miraculous Medal Shrine.

Fr. Michael Shea, CM, was born in Brooklyn, New York, and he is an Associate Director of the Miraculous Medal Shrine.