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Missionaries in the news

January 13, 2016
Three cultures at St. Patrick thrive in faith sharing 'Why Catholic?'
Intercultural St. Patrick parish in Fort Wayne, Ind., is the subject of this article in Today's Catholic News. The article focuses on "Why Catholic," a program introduced to the parish by Divine Word Father Andrew Thu Pham.

January 10, 2016
Making mercy our mission
In this commentary that appeared in Dubuque's The Witness, Divine Word Father Adam MacDonald reflects upon the meaning of mercy and a person who inspires him through example, Superior General Heinz Kulüke.

October 9, 2015
Priest voluntarily lived at Topaz internment camp
The Intermountain Catholic, newspaper of the Diocese of Salt Lake City, remembers the life and sacrifices of Divine Word Father William Stoecke, who chose to live with his Catholic flock in a Japanese internment camp during World War II.

October 8, 2015
Archbishop Blase Cupich's first year in Chicago
"In the Loop" on Chicago PBS station WYCC interviewed Archbishop Blase Cupich about his first year in the city. Provincial Father Thomas Ascheman is one of three people featured in an introductory piece to the live interview.


October 7, 2015
Divine Word College ranks first in affordability
OCTOBER 7, 2015: Catholic Values Online names Divine Word College the most affordable small Catholic college in the United States. The Cascade Pioneer interviews President Timothy Lenchak SVD about the recognition.


October 2015
Iron is sharpened by iron
Divine Word Fathers Charles and Chester Smith, founders of the Bowman Francis Ministry Team, are front and center in this Acadiana Catholic cover story about their vocation as missionaries and their ministry to the African-American community.


August 13, 2015
LCWR speaker: Quench the thirsts of the world by focusing on the Holy Spirit
National Catholic Reporter
's Global Sisters Report heralds Divine Word Father Stephen Bevans's inspiring keynote address at the Leadership Conference of Women Religious.


June 23, 2015
Our Lady of La Vang parishioner ordained a priest in Chicago
Divine Word Father Giang Tien Nguyen's ordination is covered in this article in The Valley Catholic, publication of the Diocese of San Jose.


June 6, 2015
More than 400 gather at World War II memorial to reflect on D-Day
Lake County Honor Flight invited Divine Word Father Dennis Logue, a World War II veteran, to join their trip to Washington, D.C. The trip coincided with the 71st anniversary of D-Day. The Washington Post captured the event.