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There are changes afoot at the Dominican Center: Spirituality for Mission. After serving for four years Karen Rossman has stepped down as the Director. Now the Dominican Center has a new Director in Barbara Matievich OP. Barbara introduces herself and her enthusiasm for the future of the Center....
The Summer newsletter features a summer retreat opportunity. It provides a brief bio for each of the three directors. This newsletter includes a thoughtful article focusing on the need to end gun violence. As citizens it is time to call our country back to its founding values and dreams....
The Spring newsletter prepares one for Lent in light of current Theology. It includes scriptural reflection, poems, and prayer. Our hope is that this newsletter is beneficial reading this Lent. Please note: the Center is hiring a new Executive Director. The posting for this position is included. ...
The winter 2022 newsletter announces the search for a new Executive Director for the Dominican Center. We also remember a previous Executive Director, Adrienne Schaffer, who died recently. There is an informative article about the Internship in Spiritual Direction program beginning again in September 2022....
Autumn newsletter for the Dominican Center: We are planning to celebrate our 40th anniversary during the October colloquium. We will honor our founders: Sisters Charlotte Hoefer and Carol Johannes. We are hoping that many of you will join us. Your presence will make...
This newsletter announces the Center’s 40th anniversary party scheduled for October 25, 2021. The Center opened on September 1, 1980. Forty years is a significant milestone. Two excellent speakers will help us celebrate: Doctors Patricia Cooney Hathaway and Patricia McDonald, OP. The newsletter also highlights Earth Overshoot Day 2021....
The spring newsletter remembers the holy days of Passover and Ramadan. The article My Spirit is Yearning for Springtime reminds us to renew our willingness to be a new people, a Resurrection people; to experience spring in our hearts; and to be expressions and signs of faith and peace. ...
The winter newsletter features an article: Dominican spirituality: The Challenge to Preach the Truth! The author notes that to preach the truth we must stand: 1. implanted in our own personal experience, 2. listen to others’ experience, and 3. allow ourselves to be in a new way in our...
This fall newsletter celebrates the 40th anniversary of the Dominican Center. There is an interview with the two founders about the Center and its programs. There is a voice of support and three Board members discuss their commitment to continuing the work of the Center. Enjoy and celebrate with us...
The summer newsletter features an article celebrating July 4th as the call to create an honorable and just country. Earth Overshoot Day reminds us that we will have used all resources that Earth can replenish in one year. There is a Pentecost Prayer of Lament for this time of pandemic....