our mission & our presence
To be the compassion and justice of Jesus in our time and place.
The Dominican Sisters ~ Grand Rapids live and share the glory of the Gospel today through our ministries in Michigan, New Mexico, other locations in North America, abroad in Peru and Honduras, and wherever we are called.
We are known for our passionate work to promote justice, support peace, alleviate poverty, oppose violence, reject oppression, mentor lay ministers, teach both children and adults, and protect the earth.
We are teachers, caregivers, spiritual companions, advocates for peace and justice, artists, musicians, authors, and poets. Together we praise, bless, and preach God’s love through all we do.
Marywood Campus is the location of our motherhouse. It is also a welcoming places for ministries of assembly, worship, learning, meditation, art. respite and healing.
2012-2018 Leadership Team
As pictured: Sandra Delgado, OP, Vicaress; Maureen Geary, OP, Prioress; Lucianne Siers, OP, Councilor; Mary Ann Barrett, OP, Councilor
Read about the lives and times of the Dominican Sisters ~ Grand Rapids and the people who have been a part of our lives. Tapestry in Time The Story of the Dominican Sisters Grand Rapids, 1966-2012 is available in the Dominican Center Bookstore.