Mission & Spirituality
The Congregation has taken as its motto,
'He has sent me to proclaim the Good News to the poor'
(Lk.4:18), which inspired St. Vincent de Paul.
The spirit of the Congregation is the participation in the spirit of Christ, ever active in the Church, lived and recommended by St. Vincent de Paul: an intimate, personal love of the Father, docility to the Divine Providence and an ardent, compassionate love of the poor.
The Vincentian Congregation is a clerical society of the Syro-Malabar Archiepiscopal Church, consisting of priests and brothers. It comes under the category of the societies of common life according to the manner of religious. It is of Pontifical right
A Way of Charity :
Vincent experienced true Charity - the Love that led God to send his Son among us... 'to bring the good news to the poor' (Lk 4:18).
A Way of Mission :
Vincent responded to God's love and call, and saw himself and his followers as being sent also 'to bring good news to the poor'.