Diocese of Calgary Central Council

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Calgary Mayor lauds Vincentians’ work

Calgary’s Vincentians merit praise for the good work they do among this city’s low-income families, said Calgary Mayor Naheed Nenshi during his keynote address at the Western Regional Annual General Assembly held at St. Bonaventure Church on May 9. “I was surprised by how much the mayor knew about St. Vincent de Paul Society and… Read More ›

Vincentians part of a larger effort to aid foreign workers

Reprinted with permission. By Joy Gregory Joy Cohen is not an impatient woman. But she is persistent. So when her attempt to contact St. Vincent de Paul’s central office in Calgary yielded a phone number that wasn’t being answered, Cohen took a deep breath, thought about a group of Temporary Foreign Workers (TFWs) who desperately needed… Read More ›

Matthew 25:35

For I was hungry, and you gave me to eat; I was thirsty, and you gave me to drink; I was a stranger, and you took me in: