Sparkill Dominicans A tale of two sisters, and a surprise gift


The Sparkill Dominican Sisters were surprised with a gift of three paintings by John Thorpe, father of Alice Mary Thorpe, founder of their congregation. The paintings were presented by Sister Anne Lythgoe, OP (Peace) following her keynote at the Sparkill congregation’s assembly in June. The paintings had hung in the congregational offices of the Dominican Sisters of St. Catherine de Ricci, which merged with the Dominican Sisters of Peace last December. Read more