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  • News_Advent_reflection_Dec_2017

    Advent actions for busy people

    Amidst the pre-Christmas rush, do you feel like Advent is slipping away? Divine Word seminarian Marlon Bobier Vargas challenges us to practice the art of waiting.

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    Humble servant

    What does it mean to be a humble servant? This season of Advent gives us an opportunity to practice. This month's Bible reflection from the SVD Bible Team, focuses on the ultimate examples of the humble servant.

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  • Home_page_cristo_rei_the_voice_Nov_22_2017

    Move over, von Trapp Family singers

    "American Idol" will return to network television in March, but the talk in the Archdiocese of Toronto is "The Voice of Cristo Rei." Not only will "The Voice of Cristo Rei" raise funds to renovate the church but it showcases talented families in the parish.

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  • News_Father_Joseph_Eckert_1927

    There are more Black Catholics in the U.S. than members of the A.M.E. Church

    Father Joseph Eckert SVD, pastor of Chicago's St. Elizabeth in the 1920s, is pictured The Atlantic, which interviewed author Matthew Cressler. In his book, "Authentically Black and Truly Catholic, Dr. Cressler writes extensively about the Society of the Divine Word's service to African-American Catholics.​

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  • News_Truong_Le_Oct_2017

    Missionary Brother Truong Le ordained to transitional deaconate

    Deacon Truong Thong Le SVD recently spoke to the Catholic News Herald of Western North Carolina. Truong about his vocation. He and five of his classmates will be ordained to the priest this May.

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