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Thursday, January 11, 2018

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The Dominican Sisters issued the following statement in opposition to President Donald Trump’s expansion of offshore oil and gas exploration.

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Thursday, June 8, 2017

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We Dominican Sisters of Hope stand in communion with all of creation. Unfortunately, we as a global family and nation have too long treated our earth as an object to be used and abused.

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Tuesday, October 25, 2016

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Sister Bette Ann Jaster (left) joins anti-fracking protestors. Photo c/o Erik McGregor

 

Dominican Sister of Hope Bette Ann Jaster has been involved with a dedicated group of people who are resisting Spectra’s AIM (Algonquin Incremental  Market Expansion) Project. The AIM pipeline is a 42-inch, fracked gas pipeline, running...

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Friday, September 23, 2016

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We’ve long posted here about the dangers of fracking. Dominican Sister of Hope Bette Ann Jaster, OP, who is actively involved in anti-fracking advocacy work, wrote this article about the importance of clean water for all of Earth's inhabitants. As we advocate against the danger of fracking across the country, we stand in...

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Tuesday, March 22, 2016

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In the busy buzz of daily life, certain moments stand out to me as stark reminders of what I care about. Such was the case a few months ago at church. The reading was about the Baptism of Jesus. Jesus was invited by John to come to the water. In New York, for a couple of days, media sources of all stripes were spilling the...

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