Welcome to the Sisters of St. Dominic of Amityville

We Dominican women religious, called to be signs of joy and hope, commit ourselves to incarnating the Gospel, deepening our life of prayer, searching for truth, discerning the needs of the Church, and ministering to the people of God.

Mission

We offer the world our commitment to preaching the gospel, passing on the charism, and proclaiming the dignity and interconnectedness of life.

History

In 1853, four Sisters from Holy Cross monastery in Regensburg, Germany set sail for the United States to teach immigrant German children.

Join Us

Religious Formation is a time to measure your dreams and desire to serve God; to see yourself as part of the Dominican Life in prayer, community, study and mission.

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Ministries

The Sisters of St. Dominic cast a wide net seeking creative solutions to the complex and often controversial issues of our times.

We Dominican women religious, called to be signs of joy and hope, commit ourselves to incarnating the Gospel, deepening our life of prayer, searching for truth, discerning the needs of the Church and ministering to the people of God.

From the Vision Statement

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News & Events

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This Telecare show uncovers the incredible benefits offered by Catholic education and the amazing financial support that The Tomorrow’s Hope Foundation provides to students to make this possible. Our own Kathleen Gallina, principal of St. Rose of Lime School in Massapequa, is interviewed at her phenomonal school! (TIME: 8:50) Donate to Tomorrow's Hope, afterall...Today's Children are Tomorrow's Hope! www.tomorrowshopefoundation.org

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On Friday, June 16, we celebrated and raised funds to help provide fresh vegetables to guests who visit the INN, the Interfaith Nutrition Network, a chain of soup kitchens on Long Island. At the event, there was food, music and YOU (thank you!) to support YOUR LOCAL ORGANIC COOPERATIVE GARDEN at Homecoming Farm in Amityville at our Motherhouse. Thank you for doing your part to help others and the environment! ... See MoreSee Less

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Parishioners from St. Martin of Tours in Amityville -- the creative ministries group -- came with goodies and goodwill to visit our Sisters. The volunteers loved hearing stories from our Sisters and especially Sisters Maria Carmel and Flora San Antonio who told how they taught in Amityville. ... See MoreSee Less

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Happy Father's Day to all men who step forward in love and goodness to teach and guide the next generation. ... See MoreSee Less

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