On October 30, 2016, Sr. Patrica Twohill, Prioress of the Dominican Sisters of Peace, received an Outstanding Recognition Award at the 2016 Convocation of the National Religious Vocation Conference (NRVC) in Overland Park, KS. The award recognizes Pat for her “outstanding leadership, service and dedication to vocation ministry” for a total of 16 years. Read article
Monthly Archives: November 2016
Last week DomLife shared the reflections of the Dominican Sisters who recently traveled to North Dakota to stand in solidarity with Standing Rock. Please click the links below to read the articles:
More about Dominican Sisters at Standing Rock:
The Huffington Post, “When Sisters Traveled to Standing Rock they Found Community, and Violence”
SINSINAWA, Wis.—Sister Marie Virginia Walters, OP, shares hundreds of humorous true stories told by Sinsinawa Dominican sisters through the years with her new book, In Good Humor: Lighter Moments from Sinsinawa Dominican Sisters. From the sisters’ days as teachers at Catholic schools around the nation to their current ministries helping those in need, readers will delight in each memory shared and receive a glimpse into the lives of Catholic sisters.
Submitted by Gina Fleming, O.P. (Director)
More events from the Dominican Youth Movement USA: This past weekend fifteen students from St. Agnes Academic HS, College Point; Albertus Magnus HS in Rockland County; and St. John the Baptist HS., West Islip came to St. John the Baptist HS to begin a weekend of prayer, study, and the forming of community. These students were the latest group who attended one of our youth preaching workshops. They learned how to bring to life their baptismal call to “preach the Good News” by using the gifts and talents that have been given to them by our loving God.