Please join us in celebrating the Jubilees of the following Sisters of the Living Word: Genevieve Shea, 80 Years; Joanne Fedewa and John Boegeman, 70 Years; Elaine Tworek and Julia Stump, 60 Years; and Carrie Miller, 50 Years. Mass will begin at 11:30 a.m. at St. Thomas of Villanova followed by a reception.
Please join the Sisters of the Living Word and their Associates for a Summer Fest featuring the Banjo Buddies, ice cream social, face painting and the drawing of the Grand Raffle winners at the Living Word Center.
The Sisters of the Living Word would like to thank the Crary Family and the Crary Family Legacy Fund for their generous grant. The grant will be used to support our Peace and Justice Missions and assist the sisters with their future Assemblies. A major portion of the grant …
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)
Eileen Geimer, SLW,
Marlene Geimer, SLW,
Sharon Glumb, SLW,
Barbara Mass, SLW,