Posts from February 2014

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New Video Series about Consecrated Life

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We are offering a ten part video series to highlight the different aspects of the religious life through the words of Blessed John Paul II’s 1996 Post-Synodal Apostolic Exhoration Vita Consecrata.  Currently, five of the ten videos have been posted, the rest will be up by the end of the spring. Our hope is that these […]

News from our Missionaries in Syria

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While much of the US has been experiencing mid-February snowstorms, it seemed fitting to share the January posting on S.O.S. Christians in Syria from our missionaries in Aleppo  during a rare Middle Eastern snowstorm.  They describe the momentary silence and “forgetfulness” of war that the snow brought.  Read the post “Even the most difficult needs that these people face […]

New Website from Rome as Part of Our 25th Anniversary Celebration

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As our 25th Anniversary year celebrations draw to a close this coming Feast of St. Joseph (March 19, 2014), we rejoice in the launching a newly designed website from our General House in Rome: (previously “”) The new site includes many special features. Enjoy! Language options: Spanish, English, and Italian Links to other SSVM websites and […]

2014 Youth Rally in Wachula, Florida

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Deep in the orange groves of central Florida, 300 youth gathered at St. Michael’s Catholic Church in Wachula, Florida (Diocese of Venice) for the first IVE Florida Youth Rally on January 25th. The Youth Rally centered on the theme “Create in me a clean heart, O God, and put a new spirit within me (Ps. 51:12).” […]