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May 13, 2017 2:20:09 PM

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From left: Srs. Juanita Morales, Philomena McCartney, Judy Brunell, Leona DeBoer, and Madeleine Tacy


It's that time of year again! Our twelve jubilarians this year are teachers, nurses, scultpors, tai chi chih instructors, and more. See a name you recognize? We have already profiled many sisters below! Click a sister’s name...


Apr 22, 2017 6:17:27 PM

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Sister Marion Michael Beagen, OP


On a cloudy spring afternoon as she strolls through the Wartburg where she lives, Dominican Sister of Hope Marion Michael Beagen, OP points out blossoming trees and violet buds among the grass. For a Jersey-City native who spent most of her life in Newburgh, Sister Marion has an overwhelming...


Apr 19, 2017 11:21:12 PM

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A scholar receives her award at the ceremony last night. Photo c/o Mount Saint Mary College


Last night, the first-ever Sister Agnes Boyle, OP Scholar Award was presented to student scholars at Mount Saint Mary College in Newburgh, NY. The award is named in honor of Dominican Sister of Hope Agnes Boyle, OP for her...


Apr 3, 2017 4:28:43 PM

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Dominican Sister of Hope Anne Stephen Hajducek, OP has been a Mets fan since around 1970 when her brother began following the team. She often watched games when she went home for visits from the convent; she's even visited Shea stadium three times! 


Feb 6, 2017 5:00:00 PM

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 Sister Rosemarie (left) with her kindergarten class


When Dominican Sister of Hope Rosemarie Wdzieczkowski, OP began her first ministry of teaching first grade in New Jersey, she immediately knew that she loved teaching young students. 



Dec 27, 2016 12:39:24 AM

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2016 was a dynamic year with no shortage of difficult news. However, it seemed that hope shone even brighter this year. As we wrap up this year and look to a new one, we thank you sincerely for reading our stories, supporting us, and sharing hope with us everyday. Here's to a 2017 of deeper spirituality, abundant...


About the Work of Our Sisters

Many of our sisters are currently retired and working in part-time ministries. However, we have a long history of teaching, nursing, and ministering throughout the United States and Puerto Rico. These stories catalogue our history of hope and our legacy of service —be sure to let us know if you spot a sister who served you years ago!

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