our mission & our presence
We uphold these four cornerstones as the hallmarks of Dominican Life:
Prayer is at the heart of our lives and our commitment.
Study is the pursuit of truth through formal and informal learning.
Common Life is the source of our strength, courage, opportunity, growth and meaning.
Ministry is the way in which we serve God, the Church, the poor and oppressed; we preach in a variety of ways. We respect cultural differences and the dignity of each person.
2012-2018 Leadership Team
Sandra Delgado, OP • Maureen Geary, OP • Lucianne Siers, OP • Mary Ann Barrett, OP
Maureen Geary, OP
Sandra Delgado, OP
Lucianne Siers, OP
Mary Ann Barrett, OP
Why we vow to live in community:
Each of us carries within us a piece of the truth–but only a piece. A measure of the wisdom toward which we all
Two of our values state:
These values are captured in a tale of the desert monastics: One day Abba Arsenius was heard asking an old
Abba Arsenius knew what as religious communities, as church and as people we have forgotten for centuries: