A unique collection of prayers and reflections. In the Spiritual Relfections for July to September we have included prayers for the following celebrations:

The Most Sacred Heart of Jesus, July 4th

Feast of the Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary, August 15th,

• Feast Day of Blessed Frederic Ozanam, September 9th and

• Feast Day of St Vincent de Paul, September 27th.

Vinnies encourage its members and supporters to host a gathering in the month of September to mark the Feast Days of our Founder Frederic Ozanam and Patron St Vincent de Paul and share in reading the Prayer for the Vincentian Family.
 

  • The Most Sacred Heart of Jesus

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    Personal Reflection July 4, 2014 Text (Gospel Story) John 4:7-16 Beloved, let us love one another, because love is of God; everyone who loves is begotten by God and knows God. Whoever is without love does not know God,...

  • Fourteenth Sunday in Ordinary Time

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    Reflection 1 July 6, 2014 Text (Gospel Story) Matthew 11:25-30 Jesus exclaimed: “I give you praise, Father, Lord of heaven and earth, for although you have hidden these things from the wise and the learned you have...

  • Fifteenth Sunday in Ordinary Time

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    Reflection 2 July 13, 2014 Text (Gospel Story) Matthew 13:1-23 Jesus said: “A sower went out to sow. And as he sowed, some seed fell on the path, and birds came up and ate it up. Some fell on rocky ground, where it...

  • Sixteenth Sunday in Ordinary Time

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    Reflection 3 July 20, 2014. Text (Gospel Story) Matthew 13: 24-30 Jesus proposed another parable: “The kingdom of heaven may be likened to a man who sowed good seed in his field. While everyone was asleep his enemy...

  • Seventeenth Sunday in Ordinary Time

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    Reflection 4 July 27, 2014 Text (Gospel Story) Matthew 13:44-52 Jesus said to his disciples: “ The kingdom of heaven is like a treasure buried in a field, which a person finds and hides again, and out of joy goes...

  • Eighteenth Sunday in Ordinary Time

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    Reflection 5 August 3, 2014 Text (Gospel Story) Matthew 14:13-21 When Jesus saw the vast crowd, his heart was moved with pity for them…When it was evening, the disciples approached him and said, “ This is a...

  • Nineteenth Sunday in Ordinary Time

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    Reflection 6 August 10, 2014 Text (Gospel Story) Matthew 14:22-33 When Jesus fed the people, he made the disciples get into a boat and precede him to the other side, while he dismissed the crowds. After doing so, he went...

  • Feast of the Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary

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    Personal Reflection August 15, 2014 Text (Gospel Story) Luke 1:39-56 Then Mary said: “My being proclaims the greatness of the Lord, my spirit finds joy in God my savior, for he has looked upon his servant in her...

  • Twentieth Sunday in Ordinary Time

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    Reflection 7 August 17, 2014 Text (Gospel Story) Matthew 15:21-28 A Canaanite woman called out, “Have pity on me, Lord, Son of David! My daughter is tormented by a demon.”…Jesus said, “I was sent...

  • Twenty-First Sunday in Ordinary Time

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    Reflection 8 August 24, 2014 Text (Gospel Story) Matthew 16:13-20 Jesus asked his disciples, “ Who do people say that the Son of Man is?” They replied, “Some say John the Baptist, others Elijah, still...

  • Twenty-Second Sunday in Ordinary Time

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    Reflection 9 August 31, 2014 Text (Gospel Story) Matthew 16:21-27 Jesus said to his disciples: “ Whoever wishes to come after me must deny himself, take up his cross, and follow me. For whoever wishes to save his...