Newsletter

The Dominican Center: Spirituality for Mission publishes a quarterly newsletter free of charge.  Each newsletter provides an update regarding programming, features articles of interest, and reminds the reader of future scheduled events.  The individual issues  are available here for download.  If you would like to join our mailing list, please sign up in the form in the sidebar.  Thank you.

Newsletter Winter 2022

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....

Newsletter Autumn 2021

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...

Newsletter Summer 2021

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....

Newsletter Spring 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. ...

Newsletter Winter 2021

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...

Newsletter Autumn 2020

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...