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Vice superior general elected at Society of the Divine Word General Chapter

Father José Antunes da Silva SVD elected the vice superior general of the Society of the Divine Word. » Continue Reading

New superior general of the Society of the Divine Word named, comes from Indonesia

Father Paulus Budi Kleden SVD elected as the 12th Superior General of the Society of the Divine Word. » Continue Reading

Meet our newly ordained Divine Word Missionaries

On May 26, Most Rev. J. Terry Steib SVD, bishop emeritus of Memphis, ordained six young men to the priesthood. They are Fathers Raymond Asagdem Akumbilim, Vu Nguyen Do, Tuan Khoi Hoang, Viet Quoc Hoang, Benjamin Le and Truong Thong Le. This summer, they will depart for their first assignments. » Continue Reading

Love of God motivated missionary brother to be a salesman for Christ

Brother Patrick Hegarty SVD, 97, who helped to make Ireland’s The Word one of the country’s most successful magazines, died on May 28. » Continue Reading