Throwback Thursday: SLW’s 25th Anniversary

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The 25th anniversary of the founding of the Sisters of the Living Word was in 2000, and SLWs across the country celebrated this milestone in many ways. For today’s Throwback Thursday, we feature photographs from those events in New Orleans, LA; Detroit, MI; Sioux City, IA; Canton, MS; and Hopkins, MN.

St. John the Evangelist, Hopkins, MN, 25th Anniversary
Sisters of the Living Word celebrate their 25th anniversary at St. John the Evangelist in Hopkins, MN, September 30, 2000.
Sr. Mary Ann Grausam and Friends, 25th Anniversary, Canton, MS
Sr. Mary Ann Grausam celebrates the 25th anniversary of SLW’s founding with friends, Sacred Heart Parish, Canton, MS, October 15, 2000.
Sisters Sharon Glumb and Joel Curcio 25th Anniversary Canton MS
Sisters Sharon Glumb and Joel Curcio, SLW, share a moment at Sacred Heart’s celebration of the 25th anniversary of SLW’s founding, October 15, 2000, Canton, MS.
Anniversary Candles Canton MS
Anniversary candles form part of the decorations at Sacred Heart in Canton, MS for celebrating the 25th anniversary of the SLW’s founding, October 15, 2000.
Sisters in Sioux City
SLWs in Sioux City, IA celebrate the 25th anniversary, October 8, 2000.
25th Anniversary cake
A cake at the celebration in Detroit, MI for the 25th anniversary of the SLW founding, August 26, 2000.
SLW Group Photo Holy Rosary, Detroit, MI
Sisters of the Living Word at Holy Rosary in Detroit, MI celebrating their 25th anniversary, August 26, 2000
Banner, candle, decorations New Orleans
The banner from the founding, the 25th anniversary candle, and other decorations at St. Rita in New Orleans, LA, November 4, 2000.
SLW Group Photo New Orleans, LA
Sisters of the Living Word at St. Rita in New Orleans, LA celebrate the 25th anniversary of their founding, November 4, 2000.