The Society of the Divine Word invites all for holiday Masses


Techny, Ill. — The staff of Techny Towers Conference and Retreat Center extends an invitation to celebrate Christmas and New Year’s Masses in the splendor of the Chapel of the Holy Spirit.

The 2018-2019 holiday Mass schedule is:
Monday, Dec. 24 – 12 a.m. Midnight Mass
Tuesday, Dec. 25 – 10 a.m.
Tuesday, Jan. 1 – 10 a.m.

Techny Towers is a ministry of the Society of the Divine Word, the world’s largest congregation of Catholic missionaries. As an intercultural religious organization, the Society of the Divine Word welcomes and offers hospitality to all people.

The Chapel of the Holy Spirit is open seven days a week during daylight hours; Mass is celebrated each Sunday at 10 a.m. and Monday through Thursday at 5 p.m.

Annually in the chapel, the missionaries celebrate profession of vows to the religious congregation and ordination to the priesthood. In addition to liturgical celebrations, Techny Towers offers meeting space and services for non-profit organizations from across the country, as well as groups gathering for retreats.

For directions to the center, the Mass schedule or upcoming retreats, please call (847) 272-1100. Techny Towers Conference and Retreat Center is located at 2001 Waukegan Rd., Techny (Northbrook), Ill.

For 143 years, the Society of the Divine Word has served the poor and marginalized of the world. Today, more than 6,000 Divine Word brothers and priests tend to the spiritual and social needs of people in 84 countries.

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