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Divine Word Missionaries

The road to becoming a Divine Word Missionary is a challenging, yet joyful one that includes education, formation, prayer and cross-cultural training. Here are the steps you’ll take on your journey.

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Is God Calling You?

How do I know for sure if God is calling me to religious life as a priest or brother? The answer to this question is not easy, but here are six things that may help.

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Charism and Spirituality

As missionaries, members live out God’s call to follow in His footsteps, exemplifying His life, as His disciples.

Spirituality | Charism
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Top 10 Questions about vocations

Our Vocation Directors answer the questions candidates ask the most.

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Got questions?

Our guides have the answers

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Who We Are

Divine Word Missionaries preach the Gospel and share the Word of God by living, working, teaching, and sharing with others in many areas of global ministry. We are the largest international missionary congregation in the Catholic Church. Our mission is "a giving of ourselves to others."

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Is God Calling You

Feeling called to vowed religious life? We are here to help you figure it all out and walk with you on an amazing journey.

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Come and See

There's no better way to get to know us than to come and see for yourself! Visit an SVD formation house and get a taste of life as an SVD candidate.

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Online Discussion Series

Participate in this online discussion of the steps in formation with the Society of the Divine Word. 

Online discussion held on the third Wednesday of each month. 

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We'd Love to Hear From You

His mission is Our mission...Is it Yours? Let’s find out together!

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