Justice: Prayer, Study, Service

  • Margaret of Scotland, Patron of Scotland, 1045-1093 – Saint Series

    Margaret of Scotland, Patron of Scotland, 1045-1093 – Saint Series

    October 8, 2018

    Saint Series Presentation Wednesday, October 17, 2018 — St. Margaret of Scotland, Patron of Scotland, 1045-1093 presented by: Melissa Coll-Smith, Dominican Associate The Saint Series is an exploration of what was happening in the world, village, or home during the lifetime of individual Saints. It’s an opportunity to learn more about a Saint and understand […]

  • Interfaith Peace Walk & Service at Marywood

    Interfaith Peace Walk & Service at Marywood

    September 14, 2018

    Each year the International Day of Peace is observed around the world on September 21. The UN General Assembly has declared this a day devoted to strengthening the ideals of peace, both within and among all nations and peoples. This is a time for humanity to come together, in spirit and in action, to forward […]

  • St. Teresa of Calcutta (Mother Teresa), Religious and Foundress – Saint Series

    St. Teresa of Calcutta (Mother Teresa), Religious and Foundress – Saint Series

    August 31, 2018

    Saint Series Presentation Wednesday, May 22, 2019 — St. Teresa of Calcutta (Mother Teresa), Religious and Foundress, 1910-1997 presented by: John & Mary Jo Yowaish, Dominican Associate The Saint Series is an exploration of what was happening in the world, village, or home during the lifetime of individual Saints. It’s an opportunity to learn more […]

  • St. Charles Lwanga & Companions, Convert and Martyr, 1860-1886 – Saint Series

    St. Charles Lwanga & Companions, Convert and Martyr, 1860-1886 – Saint Series

    August 31, 2018

      Saint Series Presentation Tuesday, April 16, 2019 — St. Charles Lwanga & Companions, Convert and Martyr, 1860-1886 presented by: Mary Jo Asadorian, Dominican Associate The Saint Series is an exploration of what was happening in the world, village, or home during the lifetime of individual Saints. It’s an opportunity to learn more about a Saint […]

  • St. John Cassian, Monk & Theologian – Saint Series

    St. John Cassian, Monk & Theologian – Saint Series

    August 31, 2018

      Saint Series Presentation Tuesday, September 25, 2018 — St. John Cassian Monk, Theologian 360-435, presented by: David Lincoln, Dominican Associate The Saint Series is an exploration of what was happening in the world, village, or home during the lifetime of individual Saints. It’s an opportunity to learn more about a Saint and understand how […]

  • LiveStream: Standing on the Strength of Women Preachers

    LiveStream: Standing on the Strength of Women Preachers

    August 1, 2018

    The National Dominican Associate Directors & Liaisons (NDAD) invite Dominican Associates and Sisters to participate in a LIVESTREAM Presentation. August 23, 2018 (The Feast of St. Rose of Lima) 7:30pm EST – 9:00pm EST Standing on the Strength of Women Preachers: Our Foundation for the Future by Toni Harris, OP. About Sister Toni Harris, OP, […]

  • Dominican Days 2018

    Dominican Days 2018

    July 25, 2018

    Dominican Days 2018 is Wednesday, Aug. 1 through Sunday, Aug. 5 at Marywood in Grand Rapids, Michigan. Dominican Days is an annual gathering of Dominican Sisters and Dominican Associates. During this time, Dominican Center at Marywood is closed to the public. Schedule Overview Wednesday, Aug. 1 – Supper Thursday, Aug. 2 – Sisters and Associates […]

  • Saint Series Presents Elizabeth Ann Seton

    Saint Series Presents Elizabeth Ann Seton

    April 12, 2018

    Elizabeth Ann Seton – 1774-1821 – Vowed Religious, Founder of an Order, & Saint On Tuesday, April 17, 2018, Grand Rapids Dominican Associate Liz Klas presents this program featuring the life of Elizabeth Ann Seton. The following facts only give us a brief glimpse of Seton’s life. Liz Klaz will present a deeper look at […]

  • 2018 Dominican Sisters~Grand Rapids Day of Service

    2018 Dominican Sisters~Grand Rapids Day of Service

    April 10, 2018

    Day of Service in West Michigan Thursday, April 19, Sisters, Associates, Employees, Sunday Assembly and more friends of the Congregation gather to serve organizations that serve others in West Michigan. This year, teams will serve at Marywood and several off-campus organizations. If you are interested in gathering in community to serve community, consider joining us. […]

  • Aquinas College “We All Live Here Service Day”

    Aquinas College “We All Live Here Service Day”

    April 9, 2018

    Caring for our common home is the theme of Pope Francis’ encyclical on the environment. And every April, Aquinas College and the Dominican Sisters~Grand Rapids come together to steward Earth and our common homes in Grand Rapids. In celebration of Earth Day and the Dominican pillars of community and service, the Aquinas College Infrastructure Sustainability […]