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  • Akhil Thomas Appointed to USW

    Frt. Akhil Thomas from INM has been appointed to USW by the Generalate. Akhil is completing his diaconate and theology program in Pune, India. He will be ordained sometime this year. After his ordination we would begin the process of getting visa to come to the province. We welcome Akhil to USW.

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  • Tri-Province Council Meeting

    The members of the three US provincial Councils gathered at Riverside from January 21st to 25th for a workshop and meeting. The first day was used as a workshop by Peter Dikos our Procurator General from Generalate. to train and teach us to deal with “Nulli Stationi Ad Scripti” status and how to cancel them. […]

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  • The 7th Vietnamese SVD Gathering

    Christmas 2018 was a special occasion for the Vietnamese SVDs in the United States.  It gave them the opportunity to reflect, to pause and to share on the important things in the life of mission. 34 Vietnamese SVDs gathered at Divine Word residence, Riverside from December 26-29, 2018 for the 7thVietnamese SVD Gathering.  Familiar SVD […]

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  • New SVD Residence in San Diego

    We have purchased a new residence in San Diego. The address is 4310 Cozzens Ct. San Diego, 92122. We received the keys to the new residence on 28th August. The house (2169 sqft) has 5 bed rooms with three bath rooms, one bed room and bath room in the first floor, four bed rooms and […]

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  • Wordnet Tapes Shows by Martin Padvani, SVD

    Steve Pardy, Biju Thomas and Soney Sebastian spent a week in Bordentown recently taping presentations and interview by Martin Padovani, SVD. Martin has been involved in counseling, especially marriage and couples counseling for the last 50 years. From his many experiences he has written two all time, ever green books called “Healing Wounded Emotions” and […]

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  • SVD Lay Associates Renews Commitment

    The Lay Associates of the SVD from Queen of Angeles, Riverside renewed their commitment for one year on September 22nd Saturday during the evening Mass. A total of fifteen members made their commitment, three of them for the first time and twelve making the renewal. Fr. Paul Kahan, the provincial of USS presided over the […]