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  • Bible Workshop 2016


    Our second Bible workshop took place on October 22, 2016 at St. George, Ontario. It was organized in three languages English, Spanish and Vietnamese simultaneously.  Sr. Dianne Bergant, CSA guided the English group, Roberto Flores, SVD guided the Spanish group and Binh Nguyen, SVD guided the Vietnamese group. There were about 250 participants totally. The […]

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  • USW Celebrated 2016 Jubilarians


    The USW Province celebrated the Jubilarians of 2016. A good number of confreres gathered togethed at Riverside Residence on September 8th, Thursday to celebrate the Jubilarians. The celebration began with Eucharist. Melvin James was the main celebrant and Jesus Briones the primary homilist. The rest of the Jubilarians concelebrated. They all shared about their life […]

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  • Rodrigues Ongong, SVD Ordained


    Rodrigues Ongong was ordained to priesthood on July 17, 2016 in Kinshasa. Rodrigues has been assigned to USW by Fr. General this January. Presently he is in Kinshasa helping out at one of our parishes. Rodrigues informs that in September he will celebrate thanksgiving Masses with his people and in October he will have his […]

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  • Memorial Mass for BB

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    Memorial Mass for BB was celebrated on May 18th Wednesday at 6 p.m. at the Stone House Chapel. It was the 100th day of BBs death. BBs grand niece Mara and her son from Florida participated in the ceremony. The celebration was solemnized by the Knights of Columbus color guard and the presence of many […]

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  • XVIII USW Provincial Chapter

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    The XVIII USW Provincial Chapter took place on April 6, 2016 at the Riverside residence. The Chapter began with the Bible enthronement by Hieu Trong Nguyen. Soney Sebastian, the Provincial declared the Chapter opened during the opening prayer. Later he presented an overview of the Province. There are 65 member in the province and we […]

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  • Cross Reinstalled Again

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    The cross on the hill behind Divine Word Residence in Riverside that was cut down last Wednesday by vandals has been raised up and reinstalled again. A group of Highway Safety Team took the initiative on their own to reinstall it. What a great gesture. Last week the neighbors and the SVD residence had complained […]