Join the SLW and Associates for the annual Annunciation Prayer Service at the Living Word Center, Arlington Heights, IL. The service is being created by SLW Mary Ann Zrust, Rosaria Schlechter, and Rosalie Erdmann and Associate, Carol Kelzer.
Join the SLW for their Jubilees on Saturday, June 23 at St. Edna Church, 2525 N. Arlington Heights Rd., Arlington Heights, IL. Mass at noon with reception to follow.
Jubilees will be celebrated by: Virginia Thoennes – 70 Years
Jeannine Randolph – 60 Years
Sharon Glumb – 50 Years
Consecrated Life And Renewal Of Vows Reflection Sr. Genevieve Shea
As Jesus was sent by the Father in the power of the Spirit, so we are sent as Sisters of the Living Word. We reflect and affirm the Word in the World, the Word, who continually frees the oppressed and gives new life. (SLW Mission Statement)
The Sisters of the Living Word are collaborating with the Viatorians to help settle a Syrian refugee family. More than 250,000 people have died in the Syrian civil war, and more than 6 million have fled as refugees.How Can I Help?
The Sisters of the Living Word (SLW) along with the Illinois Commission on Diversity and Human Relations (ICDHR) have partnered to bring leaders in the Northwest Suburbs together for discussions on race, Bridging the Black/White Divide.Learn More
Rooted in the Word, We are impelled to be God’s language, Transforming the world we lean into life’s unfolding revelation.
We advocate passionately for the voiceless, risking uncharted paths. We listen in contemplative silence, attending to the call of
Simplicity and presence. We weave a network of connections among diverse peoples and in dissonant situations. (SLW Vision Statement)