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Make a difference in the lives of our elder sisters

Make a difference in the lives of our elder sisters

For more than 130 years our sisters have spent thousands of hours ministering to families throughout the United States. They’ve devoted their lives to caring for those in need and to giving of themselves as Jesus did. Now in their declining years, many of these...

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August 9: Weekly Vocation Reflection

Dear Friends, Take a deep breath! Our summer is quickly passing us by, or at least that’s how it feels to me. So, let’s pause for a moment and breathe in deeply. Now, exhale slowly. What adventures, people and things has summer brought you? Seriously, take a moment to...

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August 2: Weekly Vocation Reflection

Dear Friends, If there is anything constant in our lives, it is change. We all know how quickly, and without warning, things can change. An accident can change our health situation; a job can change our living situation; a relationship can change our whole outlook on...

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Sr. Blanche Zalewski: Jan. 14, 1925 – July 27, 2017

Sr. Blanche of the Immaculate Heart of Mary (Stephanie Zalewski), 92, died July 27 at Jesus, Mary, Joseph Convent (Nazarethville), Des Plaines, IL, in the 72nd year of her religious life. The wake will be held at 5:00 PM on Friday, July 28, at the...

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