• Saturday Inspiration: God of Beginning Again

    Saturday Inspiration: God of Beginning Again

    January 26, 2024

    “Come to me, all you who are weary and burdened, And I will give you rest.” Matthew 11:28 Into Your hands, I commend my family, O God. For I must let go of trying to “fix” everything and everyone. And instead, place them in Your gentle hands and compassionate heart, where they will be carried […]

  • A Prayer for Epiphany

    A Prayer for Epiphany

    January 3, 2024

    In the Catholic tradition, Epiphany is a time that offers us hope and encouragement that the gift of Christ can be found in our own lives. In celebration of Epiphany, January 6, we offer this prayer. Jesus became human – To show us how to love:Wholeheartedly, selflessly,inclusively, unconditionally. To show us who to love:All – […]

  • Sr. Mario Pavoni Jubilarian 2023 – 60 Years a Sister

    Sr. Mario Pavoni Jubilarian 2023 – 60 Years a Sister

    December 27, 2023

    On June 24, 1944, at 11:07pm, Betty Katherine Pavoni was born to Katherine and Joseph Pavoni. Mary Jane followed in 1946, Linda followed in 1950. Grand Rapids, Michigan, was home until 1957 when the family relocated to Saginaw, Michigan. Entrance day, September 8, 1962, from SS Peter and Paul High School, Saginaw, Michigan. Over my […]

  • Sr. Mary Patricia Beatty Jubilarian 2023 – 60 Years a Sister

    Sr. Mary Patricia Beatty Jubilarian 2023 – 60 Years a Sister

    December 18, 2023

    The ten years since my 50th jubilee have passed quickly; filled with joyous events, sorrowful events, and many ordinary days. All of the days have been filled with “the glory of God” as I travel on life’s joyful pilgrimage with God, with my Dominican Sisters, my birth family, and my friends. These past ten years […]

  • Advent 2023 — Week 3 — Sent by Name to Testify

    Advent 2023 — Week 3 — Sent by Name to Testify

    December 15, 2023

    ADVENT WEEK THREE      John 1:6-8, 19-28 Sent by Name to Testify John the Baptist is a Voice crying out in the wilderness: PREPARE GOD’S WAY. His listeners are not certain who he is. Christ? Elijah? a Prophet? NO! Like John, each one of us has been sent by name to Testify that Jesus […]

  • Experience ADVENTure 2023: Watch Online!

    Experience ADVENTure 2023: Watch Online!

    December 8, 2023

    What a beautiful way to celebrate the season of Advent! How wonderful it was to connect with all of you and share in the laughter and joy of being together. We want to extend a HUGE thank you to everyone who joined and especially those who helped make the event a wonderful success: Sisters, staff, […]

  • Advent 2023 — Week 2 — Be Messengers

    Advent 2023 — Week 2 — Be Messengers

    December 7, 2023

    ADVENT WEEK TWO       Mark 1:1-8 Be Messengers The Spirit of God dwells within us and urges us to Prepare the Way for God’s Word, Jesus Christ. Our Baptism challenges us to Cry out, to let our Voice be heard, to Call out in earnest. Send us as creative Messengers…. Telling stories that instruct, […]

  • Join us Tonight! Virtual ADVENTure 2023

    Join us Tonight! Virtual ADVENTure 2023

    December 7, 2023

    Join us tonight for our virtual presentation of ADVENTure. If you missed our Wednesday In-Person ADVENTure, you can still watch live on our Facebook page tonight for our 7:00 pm event. Thursday, December 7, 20236:45pm Pre-Show, 7pm event start Join us as we celebrate the beauty of Advent and nurture the spirit, connect with Sisters, […]

  • Sr. Orlanda Leyba Jubilarian 2023 – 60 Years a Sister

    Sr. Orlanda Leyba Jubilarian 2023 – 60 Years a Sister

    November 10, 2023

    Mystery envelops my mind as I ponder my abundantly graced life journey. Mystery at being born in a valley (Penasco, NM) where I was blessed with an extensive, loving family, a grounding in a faith that carries and guides me to this day, and a love of nature that infuses my prayer and provides nourishment […]

  • Funeral Services for Sister Maurita Reynolds OP

    Funeral Services for Sister Maurita Reynolds OP

    November 6, 2023

    Sister Maurita Reynolds OP entered eternal life on November 5, 2023 at the age of 97 after 79 years of religious life. We commend Sister Maurita to your prayers. Evening Prayer with Remembering Service Tuesday, November 7 at 7:00 pm Chapel of the Word/Marywood Funeral Mass Wednesday, November 8 at 10:00 am Chapel of the […]