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 Summer 2022

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....

Newsletter Spring 2022

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. ...

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. ...