Tribute to Sr. Rose Mary Meyer, Director of Project IRENE

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Project IRENE (Illinois Religious Engaging in Nonviolent Endeavors) was founded by the Leadership Conference of Women Religious of Illinois over 20 years ago. It was founded specifically to educate and lobby as a collective voice seeking justice for women and children through systemic change. The Sisters of the Living Word, particularly Sisters Mary Ann Zrust …

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A Small Gathering

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Small gatherings are now more precious than ever!  Sisters Joanne Grib, Stella  Stacken, Barbara Mass and Barb’s sister, Char Greil gather to celebrate the 4th of July!  

U.S. Catholic Faith in Real Life

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Excellent articles from U.S. Catholic – Faith in Real Life on Black Lives Matter and White Privilege:  Read here    

In Solidarity

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The Congregation of the Sisters of the Living Word, at home in Arlington Heights now for 30 years, is a member of the National Leadership Conference for Women Religious.  The following is the statement that over 30,000 Catholic women religious in the U.S. have pledged: Following in the footsteps of Jesus, we commit ourselves to …

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SLW Ministry Grants 2020

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SLW Ministry Grant Recipients 2020 We are so blessed to be able to share what we have with these worthy organizations to alleviate a bit of the stress for their ongoing efforts. Kris Vorenkamp, SLW Amate House, Chicago, Illinois: $750.00 for faith formation programming for the fellows. Alexian Brothers, Chicago, Illinois: $1000 to assist in …

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