Please click here to find a public statement that the Dominican Sisters Conference is sharing from the Adrian Dominican Sisters Opposing Offshore Drilling. We hope that you can adapt and/or use it in your ministry.
Peace and Justice
OPtions for Justice is compiled by Justice Promoters Lyn Kirkconnell and Judy Lu McDonnell, OP, and is published by the Dominican Sisters of San Rafael. In this issue they share “the experience of participating in the School of the Americas WATCH (SOA) event at the border wall between Nogales, Arizona and Nogales, Sonora, Mexico in November of this year.” Read newsletter
Dominican Sisters of Sinsinawa Reflect on the “Catholic Church’s Commitment to Immigrant Justice, Then and Now”
“Several Sinsinawa Dominicans, including Sister Janet Welsh, OP, were mentioned in a September article on the Center for Migration Studies website titled ‘Justice Junction in the Heartland: A Labor Day Reflection on the Catholic Church’s Commitment to Immigrant Justice, Then and Now.’” Read article
On Sunday, September 10, 2017, Dominican Sisters Marcelline Koch, OP and Elyse Ramirez, OP spoke at a Pro-DACA rally held on the steps of the State Capitol. The speakers at the gathering recalled Springfield’s immigrant history. Read article