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  • In memoriam 2013 In memoriam 2012 In memoriam 2011 In memoriam 2010 In memoriam 2009 In memoriam 2008 In memoriam 2007 In memoriam 2006 In memoriam 2005 Resources Photo Gallery Photo Gallery Archives Free Downloads Protect Our Children Robert M Myers Archives Research Guidelines Holdings Plan a Visit Other Websites Members Intranet Member Documents Member Directories Member Education Characteristic Dimensions Parishes by district Appalachian District Canada District Caribbean District Midwest District New Jersey District Southern District of St Arnold Parishes by district In the Chicago Province of the Society of the Divine Word we have six districts divided along geographic lines We serve 42 parishes The work that we perform in these parishes is as varied as the people whom we serve From building houses in Jamaica to providing pastoral care for immigrants in Toronto the Chicago Province Divine Word Missionaries touch the lives of thousands of people Our work extends across two Canadian provinces nine Caribbean islands and 13 states within the United States Appalachian District St Thomas in Gassaway W Va Risen Lord in Maysel W Va St John the Evangelist in Summersville W Va St Anne in Webster Springs W Va Canada District Mission Santa Cruz in Montréal Cristo Rei in Mississauga Ont Ss Salvador do Mundo in Mississauga Ont Paroisse Notre Dame du Bon Conseil Our Lady of Good Counsel in Otterburn Park Que St John Bosco in Toronto St Matthew in Toronto Caribbean District St Gerard in Anguilla Church of Reconciliation in Jamaica Good Shepherd in Jamaica Our Lady of the Assumption in Jamaica St Bartholomew in Jamaica St Francis of Assisi in Jamaica St Martin de Porres in Montserrat St Patrick in Montserrat Immaculate Heart of Mary in Nevis St John de la Salle in Nevis St Theresa in Nevis Immaculate Conception Co Cathedral

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  • Our Work News Calendar of Events Press Releases Press Release Archives Missionaries in the News Missionaries in the News Archives Tales from the Province Videos E newsletter sign up Where in the Divine Word World Experts Guide Obituaries 2016 In memoriam 2015 In memoriam 2014 In memoriam 2013 In memoriam 2012 In memoriam 2011 In memoriam 2010 In memoriam 2009 In memoriam 2008 In memoriam 2007 In memoriam 2006 In memoriam 2005 Resources Photo Gallery Photo Gallery Archives Free Downloads Protect Our Children Robert M Myers Archives Research Guidelines Holdings Plan a Visit Other Websites Members Intranet Member Documents Member Directories Member Education Characteristic Dimensions Other Ministries Retreat Centers and the Biblical Apostolate Peace and Justice Communications Other ministries Chicago Province Divine Word Missionaries live and work in either districts or communities We have eight communities located in Techny Ill Bordentown N J Boston Chicago East Troy Wis Epworth Iowa Miramar Mass and Washington D C Those of us who live in the communities often assist parish priests but we are not officially connected with a parish Our ministries are varied and include communications pastoral outreach working for non governmental agencies and social justice organizations higher education providing biblical and

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  • org Annuities inquiries Society of the Divine Word Charitable Gift Annuities annuity uscsvd org Charitable giving inquiries Society of the Divine Word Development Department development uscsvd org Techny Towers Conference and Retreat Center general information info technytowers org Techny Towers Conference and Retreat Center room availability www technytowers org check availability htm Miramar Retreat Center Duxbury Mass miramarma aol com Biblical Center of the Divine Word Missionaries Granby PQ Canada nsengson yahoo ca If you don t find what you need in the list above please fill out the form below The orange arrow indicates a required field If you are writing from a country other than the United States please ignore the drop down menu for a state We look forward to hearing from you GENERAL CONTACT FORM First Name Last Name Address Line 1 Address Line 2 City State Select Alabama Alaska Arizona Arkansas Armed Forces AA Armed Forces AE Armed Forces AP California Colorado Connecticut Delaware District of Columbia Florida Georgia Guam Hawaii Idaho Illinois Indiana Iowa Kansas Kentucky Louisiana Maine Maryland Massachusetts Michigan Minnesota Mississippi Missouri Montana Nebraska Nevada New Hampshire New Jersey New Mexico New York North Carolina North Dakota Ohio Oklahoma Oregon Pennsylvania Puerto Rico Rhode Island South Carolina South Dakota Tennessee Texas Utah Vermont Virgin Islands Virginia Washington West Virginia Wisconsin Wyoming Postal Code Country Select Albania Algeria American Samoa Andorra Angola Anguilla Antigua Argentina Armenia Aruba Australia Austria Azerbaijan Bahamas Bahrain Bangladesh Barbados Belarus Belgium Belize Benin Bermuda Bhutan Bolivia Botswana Brazil British Virgin Is Brunei Bulgaria Burkino Faso Burundi Cambodia Cameroon Canada Cape Verde Cayman Islands Central African Chad Chile China Colombia Congo Congo The Republic of Cook Islands Costa Rica Cote D Ivoire Croatia Cyprus Czech Republic Denmark Djibouti Dominica Dominican Republic Ecuador Egypt El Salvador Equatorial Guinea Eritrea Estonia

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  • Press Release Archives Missionaries in the News Missionaries in the News Archives Tales from the Province Videos E newsletter sign up Where in the Divine Word World Experts Guide Obituaries 2016 In memoriam 2015 In memoriam 2014 In memoriam 2013 In memoriam 2012 In memoriam 2011 In memoriam 2010 In memoriam 2009 In memoriam 2008 In memoriam 2007 In memoriam 2006 In memoriam 2005 Resources Photo Gallery Photo Gallery Archives Free Downloads Protect Our Children Robert M Myers Archives Research Guidelines Holdings Plan a Visit Other Websites Members Intranet Member Documents Member Directories Member Education Characteristic Dimensions Worldwide Who We Are What We Do How to Reach Us Worldwide FAQs Worldwide As the sixth largest Catholic men s order we have a far reach Our missionary priests and brothers live and work in 71 countries across the globe We are one of the youngest religious orders both as an organization founded in 1875 and as individuals Worldwide our average age is 47 Among our 6 000 plus members we count more than 40 bishops 4 000 priests and 600 brothers The rest are our younger members of whom there are more than 300 novices and 1 100 seminarians and brothers

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  • which we serve At times those communities have given names to us that have a special connection to the location For instance in Germany the Divine Word Missionaries are known as the Steylers because the Society of the Divine Word s first and foremost mission house is located in the Dutch town of Steyl Since the base of the North American missions began at Techny some Catholics of northern Illinois have known our members as the Techny Fathers and Brothers In South and Central America the people call us Verbiti In some African countries they call us Verbites And some people simply refer to us as SVDs which are the initials that come after our names and indicate that we are members of the Society of the Divine Word which in Latin is Societas Verbi Divini back to top Q How do I find out more about the Chicago Province Divine Word Missionaries A Read more about us on our website and that of our Vocation Office or call us at 847 412 1600 and ask to speak with the public and media relations director If you have specific questions check out How to Reach Us for the department that can answer your questions back to top Q What do I do if I am interested in joining your congregation A Those interested in joining us in our missionary work should contact the Vocation Office at 800 553 3321 or to go the website www svdvocations org back to top Q Is there an age limit requirement for joining the Society of the Divine Word A The qualifications for admission to the Society of the Divine Word including age guidelines are best obtained by contacting the Vocation Office back to top Q Does the Society of Divine Word have programs for laypeople who are interested in becoming lay missionaries A The Vocation Office conducts lay mission experience trips of varying duration and location They also can refer qualified individuals to the Volunteer Missionary Movement VMM and similar programs for people interested in longer programs back to top The men of the Society of the Divine Word Q How many brothers and priests do you have A Worldwide the Society of the Divine Word has more than 6 000 members and we continue to grow In the Chicago Province our numbers change from time to time because our priests and brothers come and go as directed by the Generalate in Rome Our leaders continually evaluate the personnel needs of communities around the world and respond accordingly Since the mid 1990s the Chicago Province has remained constant at about 250 priests brothers seminarians and novices back to top Q What s the average age of the Divine Word Missionaries A Globally our average age is 47 The average age of Divine Word Missionaries in the Chicago Province is higher 58 Many of the men who studied at Techny and spent decades abroad are now retired and live in the Chicago Province Hence

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  • Partners in Mission Events SVD Partners in Mission Inspiration SVD Alumni Association Newsletters Upcoming Events Past Events Houses of Formation Alumni Advisory Board Alumni Directory Alumni Items Other SVD Sites Contact the SVD Alumni Association Vocations Divine Word Novitiate Divine Word Theologate Support Our Work News Calendar of Events Press Releases Press Release Archives Missionaries in the News Missionaries in the News Archives Tales from the Province Videos E newsletter sign up Where in the Divine Word World Experts Guide Obituaries 2016 In memoriam 2015 In memoriam 2014 In memoriam 2013 In memoriam 2012 In memoriam 2011 In memoriam 2010 In memoriam 2009 In memoriam 2008 In memoriam 2007 In memoriam 2006 In memoriam 2005 Resources Photo Gallery Photo Gallery Archives Free Downloads Protect Our Children Robert M Myers Archives Research Guidelines Holdings Plan a Visit Other Websites Members Intranet Member Documents Member Directories Member Education Characteristic Dimensions The Bible The Bible SVD Bible Resources Bible Reflection Lectio Divina Bible Links Volunteer Opportunities SVD Partners in Mission SVD Alumni Association Vocations Support Our Work The Bible The center of missionary activity Our founder Saint Arnold Janssen put great emphasis on the Word of God the Bible It is at the

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  • Items Other SVD Sites Contact the SVD Alumni Association Vocations Divine Word Novitiate Divine Word Theologate Support Our Work News Calendar of Events Press Releases Press Release Archives Missionaries in the News Missionaries in the News Archives Tales from the Province Videos E newsletter sign up Where in the Divine Word World Experts Guide Obituaries 2016 In memoriam 2015 In memoriam 2014 In memoriam 2013 In memoriam 2012 In memoriam 2011 In memoriam 2010 In memoriam 2009 In memoriam 2008 In memoriam 2007 In memoriam 2006 In memoriam 2005 Resources Photo Gallery Photo Gallery Archives Free Downloads Protect Our Children Robert M Myers Archives Research Guidelines Holdings Plan a Visit Other Websites Members Intranet Member Documents Member Directories Member Education Characteristic Dimensions SVD Bible Resources The Bible SVD Bible Resources Bible Reflection Lectio Divina Bible Links Volunteer Opportunities SVD Partners in Mission SVD Alumni Association Vocations Support Our Work SVD Bible Resources Amongst Divine Word Missionaries we count pastors preachers chaplains retreat directors teachers university professors biblical scholars and even a college president If you work in religious education or pastoral ministry or if you simply have an interest in the Scriptures we have downloadable resources produced by the SVD

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  • Newsletters Upcoming Events Past Events Houses of Formation Alumni Advisory Board Alumni Directory Alumni Items Other SVD Sites Contact the SVD Alumni Association Vocations Divine Word Novitiate Divine Word Theologate Support Our Work News Calendar of Events Press Releases Press Release Archives Missionaries in the News Missionaries in the News Archives Tales from the Province Videos E newsletter sign up Where in the Divine Word World Experts Guide Obituaries 2016 In memoriam 2015 In memoriam 2014 In memoriam 2013 In memoriam 2012 In memoriam 2011 In memoriam 2010 In memoriam 2009 In memoriam 2008 In memoriam 2007 In memoriam 2006 In memoriam 2005 Resources Photo Gallery Photo Gallery Archives Free Downloads Protect Our Children Robert M Myers Archives Research Guidelines Holdings Plan a Visit Other Websites Members Intranet Member Documents Member Directories Member Education Characteristic Dimensions Bible Reflection The Bible SVD Bible Resources Bible Reflection Lectio Divina Bible Links Volunteer Opportunities SVD Partners in Mission SVD Alumni Association Vocations Support Our Work Bible Reflection Father Tim Lenchak president of Divine Word College and other members of the SVD Bible Team provide monthly biblical reflections related to important topics and themes for our mission as members of the Society of the

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