Give the Gift of Prayer
Your intentional gift offers spiritual support to those in need and helps Divine Word Chicago Province continue His Mission.
Request a Mass
Mass intentions provide a spiritual gift and support to those you love.
They are a Catholic gift of prayer, asking God to bless them with his Spirit of love and peace. Ask a missionary to pray for you and your family as he celebrates Mass.
Holy Mass intentions are a faith-filled gift you can give to your loved ones. They are an important way to bring your cares and concerns to God through prayer. As they celebrate Mass, our missionary priests will be praying for your special intention.
Mass intentions can be requested at special times of need or in celebration of a recognized Catholic holiday. Click below to find out more about the gift of mass requests and prayer.
Show your care for your loved one, living or deceased, with seven daily Holy Masses celebrated perpetually throughout the world by our Priests. The gift of a mass card will tell them of your act of kindness.
Why Your Gift Matters
The Chicago Province of the Society of the Divine Word, a Catholic congregation of Priests and Brothers, assists communities through its missionary work in the U.S., Canada and the Caribbean. Through donations, mass offerings and annuities, we invite you to participate directly in our missionary work among those who most need our assistance.
What We Do
Over 240 missionaries serve in more than 56 sites in the U.S. and abroad.
From parishes and hospitals to vulnerable communities and social justice teams, our impact is measured by the lives we touch every year.
During the past 5 years, we have received gifts from donors living in 33 countries outside the United States, including:
Argentina, Australia, Brazil, Canada, Chile, Colombia, Costa Rica, Croatia, Ecuador, Germany, Hong Kong, India, Ireland, Italy, Japan, Malta, Mexico, Netherlands, New Zealand, Nicaragua, Norway, Panama, Paraguay, Peru, Philippines, Portugal, Puerto Rico, Singapore, South Africa, Spain, Switzerland, United Arab Emirates, United Kingdom
Thank you for supporting our missionaries as they minister to those living on the margins!