Congregational leadership of the SLW belongs to the Leadership Conference of Women Religious (LCWR) and we stand in solidarity with condemning racism. LCWR Condemns Racism in All Forms The Leadership Conference of Women Religious condemns racism in all its harmful forms whether the violent acts of the Ku Klux Klan, Neo-Nazis, and White Supremacist […]
One guest wrote after the event, “From the many smiles and the atmosphere of enjoyment I would pronounce it most successful.” Over 90 guests attended the SLW SummerFest/Ice Cream Social on Sunday, August 13. They enjoyed Hotdogs, Chips and Blizzards from Photos HotDogs. The Banjo Buddies Dixieland Band performed a number of love-themed and happy songs […]
St. Stephen Protomartyr honored the Sisters of the Living Word at Mass on August 5 at 5 pm. For the past 22 years, there have been sisters in involved in ministries at the parish. After mass there was a reception and fellowship between the sisters and the parishioners. The sisters especially enjoyed visits from their former students. […]
Praise the God of Our Journey The sun streamed down on the sisters Saturday, July 1 at St. Thomas of Villanova Parish in Palatine, Illinois as they celebrated their Jubilees. Celebrating were Sr. Genevieve Shea, Sr. John Boegeman, Sr. Joanne Fedewa, Sr. Julia Stump, Sr. Elaine Tworek, and Sr. Carrie Miller. We thank Father Tom Rzepiela, the […]
Thanks to everyone who came to “Pack the Pub” at Peggy Kinnane’s in Arlington Heights. There was great music, drinks and fun with the Sisters, ASLWs and friends. The funds raised that night will go towards supporting the ministries of the Sisters.