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  • Annual Memorial Service

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    Our annual Memorial Service was held on November 7th Tuesday at 10.30 a.m. at the Crest Lawn Cemetery. A large number of the confreres gathered around the graves of our departed brothers and offered prayers and music. During the memorial service the names of the deceased members of USW was read prayerfully. Some confreres also […]

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  • WNTV Launched

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    Wordnet Production launched its 24/7 web streaming channel www.wordnettv.net (WNTV) on October 18, 2017 following the prescreening red carpet premiere of the movie “Same Kind of Different as Me” at the Regal Cinemas, in San Bernardino California. Following the well attended movie (in three theaters) the new Channel was inaugurated by Patrick O’Reilly the Chairman […]

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  • Launching of Web Channel – WordNet TV


    The 24/7 streaming web channel WordNet TV by Wordnet Productions will be launched on October 18, 2017. To mark the occasion Wordnet is organizing a fundraiser premiere show of the movie “Same Kind of Different As Me” at the Regal Stadium, San Bernardino. There are three showing scheduled, 6.45 pm., 7.15 pm., and 7.45 pm. […]

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  • Renewal of Commitment by MLVD Members

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    A total of 25 MLVD members made their commitment as Lay Missionaries of the Society of the Divine Word. They are from two of our parishes, Queen of Angeles, Riverside and Our Lady of Lourdes, Los Angeles. On September 9, 2017 sixteen members of the MLVD Queen of Angeles, Parish, Riverside renewed their commitment as […]

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  • USW Jubilee Celebrations 2017

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    The annual jubilee celebrations in the province was held on Sept. 7, 2017 at Riverside residence. The celebrations began with Mass celebrated by Bishop Barnes concelebrated by the jubilarians, Briccio Tamoro, Jose Goopio (50 years in vows), Pavol Sochulak, Beni Leu (25 years in Vows) Joseph Anthony and Soney Sebastian (25 Years of ordination). Anthony […]

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  • Installation of Rector and the Council

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    The installation of Rector and the council took place on July 5, 2017 at Riverside community. There were a large numbers of confreres gathered for the occasion. It was very appropriate as it was the Feast of St. Thomas the Apostle today. Soney began the Mass and after the Gospel the appointment letters were read […]

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  • He is Risen

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    “Behold, I make everything new”. (Rev 21: 5) Newness often makes us fearful, including the newness which God brings us, the newness which God asks of us. We are like the Apostles in the Gospel: often we would prefer to hold on to our own security, to stand in front of a tomb, to think […]

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  • Gerry O’Doherty Moves to Techny


    After many years serving the USW province Gerry O’Doherty is moving to Techny on the 19th of this month. Gerry has served the province in many capacities. He has been at Our Lady of Lourdes, Los Angeles as the associate pastor as well as the treasurer of the province. Gerry also served Our Lady of […]