Society of the Divine Word


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The Society of the Divine Word is the world’s largest Roman Catholic order of priests and brothers who focus on missionary work. Our membership consistently has grown since our founding in 1875.

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Mailing address: 
Society of the Divine Word Chicago Province
P.O. Box 6038
Techny, IL  60082

1985 Waukegan Rd.
Techny, IL 60082


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Meet the newly ordained Divine Word priests

Home page news ordination tran May 26 2017Father Huy Khanh Tran

FaHome page news ordination tettekpoe May 26 2017ther Messan Sylvain-Franck Tettekpoe

Home page news ordination koula May 25 2017her Balonda Thierry Koula

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St. Elizabeth's Mobile Food Pantry June 8, 2017  (3 p.m. - 6 p.m.)
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June 8, 2017

Time:3 p.m. - 6 p.m.
Location: St. Elizabeth Church Hall, Chicago, IL-60653

St. Elizabeth, Chicago's oldest African-American parish and second oldest church, supports the city's economically disenfranchised through its Mobile Food Pantry every second Thursday of the month.

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