Lent

  • OP Lenten Journey: 3rd Week of Lent

    OP Lenten Journey: 3rd Week of Lent

    March 22, 2019

    May the God of Promise be with you. May God be for you encouragement and guarantee of holiness and happiness. May you know God’s pledge of faithfulness and unconditional love. And may your own vow of faithfulness bring God’s promise of life into the lives of those you touch. May the God of Promise be […]

  • OP Lenten Journey: 2nd Week of Lent

    OP Lenten Journey: 2nd Week of Lent

    March 15, 2019

    St. Catherine of Siena preached this message far and wide, including to the powers of government and Church once she ventured from her devout prayer practice bringing her True self to the world in need. Reflection: Jesus calls me to be His presence in our world. This is a time to contemplate the unique gifts […]

  • OP Lenten Journey: 1st Week of Lent

    OP Lenten Journey: 1st Week of Lent

    March 8, 2019

    Be still and know that I am God! Psalm 46:11 On this first week of Lent…I will listen for God’s voice this week. Perhaps Psalms will be my guide, or a prophet preaching, or a Saint’s witness. “I will follow those whose hearing is attuned to the still, small whisper of love, whose prayer deepens […]

  • Lenten Journey: Ash Wednesday

    Lenten Journey: Ash Wednesday

    March 1, 2019

    As we begin our Lenten journey to discover Christ within us, let us learn to forget ourselves as we listen for the small, soft whisper of God. “If you are going to live your life with Christ, one of the great challenges is to forget yourself. We live in a very introverted society, which is […]

  • Lent & Easter 2018 at Marywood

    Lent & Easter 2018 at Marywood

    February 20, 2018

    The Grand Rapids Dominican Sisters invite you to pray with us this Lent and Easter Season at Marywood. Here is our full worship schedule. Find a map and directions.

  • Personal Lenten Journeys Impact Girls in Nigeria

    Personal Lenten Journeys Impact Girls in Nigeria

    July 10, 2014

    People often think of giving something up for Lent, a favorite treat or activity. The Dominican Sisters encourage sharing of gifts during Lent. During this past Lenten season, Sr. Lupita “Lupe” Silva went to work on a special project: sewing 41 dresses for impoverished children. A visit to the DCM Reception desk for copies of […]