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Divine Word presents Verbum Award to devoted Bordentown assistant

Mrs. Maggie Bessette is awarded the 2021 Verbum Award for extraordinary service to the Society of the Divine Word-Chicago Province. » Continue Reading

World-renowned missiologist receives lifetime achievement award

This past weekend, the American Society of Missiology (ASM) honored Father Stephen Bevans SVD with the 2021 ASM Lifetime Achievement Award, recognizing how he has advanced the field of missiology, served to the organization and been a leader in ecumenism. » Continue Reading

Biblical scholar illuminates ancient stories to answer pressing immigration questions

With immigration top-of-mind, Divine Word Father vănThanh Nguyễn's new book, "What Does the Bible Say About Strangers, Immigrants and Refugees," delivers wisdom for the ages. We had a chance to talk with him the book, who inspires him and his own experience as a refugee. » Continue Reading

Internationally respected Church historian dies in Australia

Father Lawrence Nemer SVD was known to generations as a Church historian who made the past come alive. He taught future scholars on three continents. » Continue Reading