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 Spring 2019

The 2019 spring newsletter features an article about connecting our spiritual journey to action. There is also a lovely poetic reflection created for the 2018 Dominican Institute of the Arts. Information about special programs; such as, the annual retreat and annual fall colloquium is included....

Newsletter Winter 2019

The Winter Newsletter features an article on the recent Parliament of the World’s Religions by a United Methodist Chaplain who attended the event. This newsletter provides the dates for the winter / spring programs, the summer retreat, and the fall colloquium. Four books are listed for recommended reading....

Newsletter Autumn 2018

The Autumn Newsletter describes the annual colloquium for spiritual directors. Due to the importance of the topic, the participation in the colloquium is extended to clergy, chaplains, and pastoral leaders. There is also a prayerful reflection by Pat Benson, OP and the notification of several planned winter/spring programs....

Newsletter Summer 2018

The Summer newsletter reports the launch of a new Website template. There is a featured interview with a Dominican Sister from Iraq which exposes the horrors and outcomes of war. The Fall Colloquium for Spiritual Directors is introduced and described. The Revolutionary Love Project is briefly discussed....

Newsletter Spring 2018

The Spring newsletter reviewed the Center’s Spiritual Direction Internship program. It included an essay comparing those characterized as “nones” with the life of a young woman who has chosen and values the path of belonging within an organized religion. The summer retreat was introduced and the retreat directors described....

Newsletter Winter 2018

The Winter newsletter featured a review of the Fall Colloquium for Spiritual Directors. There was also an article by a Dominican Sister in the Philippines about the relevance of Dominican spirituality today as well as a brief essay about justice spirituality. The blog TRUTH that does JUSTICE was introduced....