My New Boss

My New Boss

I was in the States for a very busy time (preaching in Philadelphia and at our General Assembly in Chicago). Sorry if I didn’t get to see everybody 😞 So, the Assembly elected Tomaž Mavrič, CM as Twenty-fifth Superior General of the Congregation of the Mission...
Sure, Why Not?

Sure, Why Not?

Dear family and friends of the mission: Bolivia is my home now, and I hope I can dedicate the useful years of my life here as a Vincentian priest. Working with Diego, Cyrille, Flora, Violeta, Juvenal and Ramiro continues to give me the most satisfaction I have had in...
A Year of Collaboration

A Year of Collaboration

(español abajo) We’ve just begun planning for training in collaboration as part of our National Vincentian Family 2015 gathering in Bolivia. Members of VFCAP will be here to help us. But there’s no need to wait when possibilities exist in the upcoming...

End of Another Year

There’s always a lot of activity at the end of the year. Added to that, it’s the end of the academic year here, too. This year Diego was “godfather” to the kindergarten in Mocomoco, so we went to enjoy their graduation day! We’ve been...

A Visit and Some Progress

They came, the saw, they lost their breath! An not just from the breathtaking views! Tim Lyons and Dennis Holtschneider came for a one-week visit. We went to Copacabana (on Lake Titicaca) and visited the parish as well. It was for me, and I hope for them, a delightful...

Long Time… No Blog!

Sorry! I’ve been busy. I went to World Youth Day in Rio de Janeiro, and the Vincentian Youth week that preceded it. A fantastic experience! I’m not a “Pope” type, but this was really special. And the Vincentian week before it was (for me) even...