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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Once again, S. Diane Capuano took Molloy students to the Big Laurel Learning Center in Kermit, West Virginia to help run a camp for boys. Kermit continues to be one of the poorest rural areas in the nation. Despite the reality of this, the boys had a great week with the students. Between swimming, playing games, going to a country dance, sharing great meals and sitting around a campfire, there was much laughter and certainly memories that will last forever in our hearts! Special thanks to the Associates of our order for the many Gift Cards they collected on behalf of the boys! These cards will be used to buy new school clothes and school supplies for the boys! S. Kathy and S. Gretchen who operate the ministries there, were overwhelmed by the kindness of all of you! ... See MoreSee Less

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In honor of Our Lady on this Day of Assumption, please pray the Hail Mary with Sister Mary Anna Euring.
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Why be a Dominican Sister? They couldn't help it!
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Sister Ellen Zizibin sings with the other Sisters after an outdoor icecream social! youtu.be/ocS48WgqPAw ... See MoreSee Less

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Sisters burst into song after enjoying icecream on a beautiful day outside Rosary Hall. ... See MoreSee Less

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