Lord Jesus Christ be praised!
To my dear brothers and sisters, new
applicants, employees of our headquarters and
works, dear collaborators and volunteers,
spiritual advisors, friends of Vincentians, and the
International Vincentian Family.
I am very happy once more to write to you all,
for the third time since I was elected 16th
President General of the Society of Saint Vincent
de Paul, all my brothers and sisters around the
world, members of Vincentian Conferences, in
this Circular Letter 2019, year of the 180th
anniversary of the International Council General
and the International Year dedicated to Paul
Lamache, one of the seven founders1 of our