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Father Robert Kelly SVD installed as pastor of historic parishes

Father Robert Kelly SVD becomes the first priest to pastor both St. Elizabeth and St. Anselm, the oldest African-American parishes in the Archdiocese of Chicago. » Continue Reading

An Emmaus Journey in Niebla

Ever wonder what it's like to live in rural Spain? Divine Word Missionary Marlon Bobier Vargas, who is fulfilling his Cross-Cultural Training Program (CTP) as part of his formation with the Society of the Divine Word, found out. To say that he experienced culture shock is an understatement. Marlon grew up in the capital of the Philippines, Manila, population 1.8 million. For his CTP training, he was assigned to Niebla, population 4,000. He shares what he learned from the people of Niebla. » Continue Reading