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St. John’s University – Makes the Vincentian Family Proud!

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hattan: Social Change on the Streets of the City A few stray garbage wrappers tumble down Lexington Avenue, the brisk night wind whipping them towards the corner of 54th Street. It’s a chilly evening in Manhattan, and Eddie stands huddled near the subway entrance, cold and hungry. Like nearly 50,000 other New Yorkers, Eddie is […]

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We LOST one of our own Vincentians….

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St. John’s Mourns the Loss of Pamela Shea-Byrnes, D. Min. With overwhelming sorrow, the St. John’s community mourns the loss of  one of its most dedicated and esteemed members, Pamela Shea-Byrnes, D. Min., Vice President for University Ministry and University Events, who died suddenly on Christmas Eve morning. As a testament to her innate ability […]

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Advent… Be Not Ashamed!

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Isaiah.29:22,24 “No longer will the Israelite s be ashamed, nor will their faces show embarrassment… wayward spirits will learn wisdom, and grumblers will accept instruction.” Reflection: What is the impact of bullying on its victims? How does it contribute to poor self-esteem, shame, eating disorders, cutting and suicide? Have you ever participated in bullying? or […]