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 Sisters of the Living Word, Associates and friends for the 3rd Annual Jazz Brunch on Sunday, April 22 at 11:30 a.m. at Chevy Chase Country Club, 1000 N. Milwaukee Avenue, Wheeling, IL.
If you would like to participate in the Your Choice Raffle you may purchase one ticket for $50 or 3 tickets for $100. The winning tickets will be drawn at the Jazz Brunch on Sunday, April 22. Winners need not be present. Items include: a Two-Night Stay for 2 at the Abbey Resort in Lake Geneva, WI; Two pairs of Chicago Cubs tickets – dates to be determined; Pair of tickets for the Chicago Bears 2018 season (excludes opening and Green Bay games); Optical Illusion lap-size handmade quilt by Kitty Lovell, sister of Carrie Miller, SLW; and a party at Cortland’s Garage in Arlington Heights for 15 people for two hours.
Once you purchase the ticket(s), we will fill it/them out for you.
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
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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)
Participation in immigration activities among Sisters of the Living Word began in earnest around 2008 when the Congregation committed itself to active involvement in the social justice issues surrounding immigration.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)
We are sorry for the loss of our Sister Joyce Roehl. Please join us in prayer for her eternal rest. Her service will be on Saturday, March 17th at St. Isaac Joques. The Wake is at 9:00 am and Funeral Mass at 11:00 am.
St. Isaac Jogues
8149 W. Golf Road
Niles, Illinois 60714