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Gina Ciliberto

Gina Ciliberto
Gina Ciliberto is the Digital Journalist for the Dominican Sisters of Hope. Learning about the sisters and sharing their stories continues to deepen Gina's conviction that the rich fabric of Catholicism is binding.
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Dec 7, 2017 3:40:04 PM

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The members of the Benincasa Intentional Lay Community are blessed by Dominican Sisters


On Sunday, December 3rd, Dominican Sister of Amityville Margaret (Connie) Kavanagh preached to a joyful crowd. Sisters from a number of Dominican congregations gathered at the Mariandale Center to bless the Benincasa Community, and to...


Nov 1, 2017 1:32:53 PM

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On Sunday, October 15, a group gathered in Marian Hall for a ritual and memorial service.


Oct 11, 2017 5:01:28 PM

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This Sunday, from 1-5 pm, the Mariandale Center will host a benefit called Autumn Invitation: Echoes and Eco(systems) of Hope on the River.



Oct 5, 2017 12:20:34 AM

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On Monday, October 2, we had the joy of celebrating five of our 2017 Jubilarians (clockwise, from top right): Sister Estelle Kilpatrick, Sister Barbara McCarthy, Sister Lorraine Ferguson, Sister Eleanor Piat, and Sister Louise Place. The festivities included mass, a special homily, lunch, and cake with sisters and guests. We...


Sep 26, 2017 5:15:41 PM

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Sister Margaret Anderson, OP speaks at the awards ceremony


Dominican Sister of Hope Margaret Anderson, OP was honored with the President’s Award for Outstanding Service to Mount Saint Mary College on Saturday, September 23. The awards ceremony was part of the Mount’s annual Alumni and Family Weekend.


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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