Springfield Dominican Sister Catherine Stewart, OP has a new book out called Facing Cancer with Mary: Reflections, Prayers and Spiritual Practices. This book is a personal reflection of Sister Catherine’s cancer journey and the book is “richly accompanied with prayers and suggestions for the reader’s own contemplation and journaling.” Read article
American Catholic Women Religious: Radicalized, written by Dominican Sister of Mission San Jose, Donna Maria Moses, OP, was recently reviewed on the University of Norte Dame’s website by Margaret McGuinness (professor of religion at LaSalle University). Sister Donna Marie’s book “depicts the significant role played by American Catholic Women Religious in the broader narratives of modern American history and the history of the Catholic Church.” Read review
“Trinity: A Story of Deep Delight”—Dominican Sister of Sinsinawa Anne Marie Mongoven, O.P.’s Book Published
Sr. Anne Marie Mongoven, OP, a Dominican of Sinsinawa, was a graduate of Trinity High School and an alumna of Rosary College. She authored the recently published work, Trinity: A Story of Deep Delight. Although she knew of its pending publication, she died shortly after completing the book in July 2017.
“Go beyond the traditional understanding of the Holy Trinity with this new exploration from Sr Anne Marie Mongoven on the relationship between humankind and the Father, the Son, and the Holy Spirit. This book delves into the mysteries of the Trinity through investigation of dynamic literary images and reveals what the love between the Holy Trinity can teach us about loving each other and ourselves.” (Columba Books. Retrieved from https://columbabooks.com/product/trinity-a-story-of-deep-delight/)
American Catholic Women Religious: Radicalized by Mission, a new book by Mission San Jose Dominican Sister Donna Maria Moses, is now available. The book depicts the significant role played by American Catholic Women Religious in the broader narratives of modern American history and the history of the Catholic Church. The book is a guide to fifty foreign missions founded by Dominican and Maryknoll Sisters in the twentieth century. Sister Donna Moses examines root causes for the radical political stances taken by American Catholic Women Religious in the latter half of the century and for the conservative backlash that followed. The book identifies key events that contributed to the present state of division within the American Catholic Church and describes current efforts to engage in dynamic dialogue. The book is available at Springer International Publishing (electronic copy) and on Amazon.