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Christmas appeal

Christmas appeal

Dear Friends of Nazareth, The Virgin Mary believed the Archangel’s words, although they seemed improbable. She believed that all things are possible with God. Blessed Mary of Jesus the Good Shepherd (Frances Siedliska), Foundress, Sisters of the Holy Family of...

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News & Updates

Dec 6: Weekly Reflection

Dear Friends, Happy feast of St. Nicholas! Hope you remembered to put your shoes out for him to fill, as tradition tells us! This feast usually comes at the beginning of Advent, and it always reminds me how we are given the gift of this special time of reflection....

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Sr. Bernadette Medrzyk: Feb. 25, 1920 – Nov. 30, 2017

Sr. Bernadette of the Sacred Heart (Irene Medrzyk), 97, died Nov. 30, 2017 at Jesus, Mary, Joseph Convent (Nazarethville), Des Plaines, IL, in the 79th year of her religious life. The wake will be held at 5:00 PM on Monday, Dec. 4, at the Provincialate chapel, 310 N....

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Nov. 29: Weekly Reflection

Dear Friends, Today’s technology has made us impatient if we need to wait for information or answers. Yet, all of us have had to wait in line at the grocery store, wait at a traffic light, wait for test results, wait for answers to a prayer, or wait to hear from a...

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