Peace Dominicans Discernment house offers inside look at religious life

This month, the Dominican Sisters of Peace opened a new “House of Welcome” on Eld Street, in the 18-bedroom former convent building of New Haven St. Stanlislaus Parish in New Haven, Connecticut. “The house gives us the opportunity to offer an immersion experience into being a Dominican Sister,” explains Sister Pat Twohill, one of three vocation ministers for the Dominican Sisters of Peace. “Most women who are considering a religious vocation do not have opportunities to spend much time with sisters beyond an evening or weekend, so the new House of Welcome offers a unique opportunity.” Read more, view photos