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Joan Wheeler, Associate

Joan Wheeler, an Associate of the Sisters of St. Dominic since 1985, died on July 9, 2015. A lifelong musician, Joan taught music at Christ the King School and Our Lady of Refuge School in the Bronx in the early 1980s before becoming a Music Director for the Parish Mission Team,... Read more»

Embracing Emergence Conference

One hundred and twenty members from 13 Dominican Congregations joined with the Sisters of Saint Dominic in Blauvelt from June 25-29 to discuss the future of Dominican Life.  Within the context of Evolving Consciousness:  Embracing Emergence, the participants were guided by  co designers and facilitators Sister Gail... Read more»

Sr. Hubert Marie Timothy, OP

pic Sr. Hubert Marie Timothy, formerly Kathleen Veronica Timothy, a member of the Sisters of St. Dominic of Blauvelt, New York for the past 74 years, died Saturday, May 23, 2015 in St. Martin de Porres Community. Sister was 92 years of age. Sr. Hubert Marie was born... Read more»

Sr. Mary Doris honored at DC Graduation

Sr. Mary Director of Siena House, Bronx CONFERRAL OF VERITAS MEDAL TO MARY DORIS, O.P. “As women of service, we are called to respond to the needs of the poor, particularly in our day, the homeless.” —Belief Statement of Sisters of St. Dominic of Blauvelt In 1878, Sr. Mary Ann Sammon, an Irish immigrant who joined the Dominican... Read more»

Sr. Thecla Mawn

picofthecla Sr. Thecla Mawn, formerly Margaret Mawn, a member of the Sisters of St. Dominic of Blauvelt, New York for the past 69 years, died on May 13, 2015 in St. Martin de Porres Community. Sister was 86 years of age. Sr. Thecla was born to John Mawn and Annie McGovern Mawn... Read more»

Dominican Call to Justice 2015-2017

dom logo As a member of The North American Dominican Justice Promoters we join in responding to the call for justice in our world today. Engaging in issues using the pastoral model of see–judge–act, we address injustice in a spirit of respect, compassion, and solidarity with the whole Earth community. In solidarity with our... Read more»