to praise. to bless. to preach.
The Dominican Sisters ~ Grand Rapids Congregation was founded for and is committed to teaching and preaching the Word of God in what we say and what we do.
We preach the gospel of hope. We stand in solidarity with
We joyfully embrace our vocation to seek God as the
“Be who God meant you to be and you will
Papal Encyclical on Environment
As we continue to contemplate Care of Earth as a Congregation we encourage our community of friends to read Laudato Si’ Care of Our Common Home.
The Dominican Sisters ~ Grand Rapids affirm our Congregation’s 1992 Care of Earth Direction Statement: We commit ourselves to foster the contemplative stance that all the earth is sacred and interconnected; respect and accountability for the earth are necessary to the survival of life. We affirm that actions which impact the environment will be preceded by the question: Is this action which I (we) are performing supportive of the environment?
About the Dominican Sisters
We are known for our passionate work to promote justice,
Our specific directions in ministry for the past twenty years have been to: