S. Lissie Celebrates Jubilee in Rome

16, February, 2017Posted by :Mary Fuchs

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Sister Lissie Aviles, OP helped celebrate the 800th Jubilee in Rome, and even gave a presentation called Take Care of Creation. “It was a good experience because I could see [...]

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Valentine’s Day Visit

16, February, 2017Posted by :Mary Fuchs

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Students from the Junior Honor Society at St. Martin of Tours School in Amityville, NY visited with our Sisters on Valentine’s Day and made beautiful crafts. Our own Sister F [...]

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Sisters Give Bishop Dominican Welcome

13, February, 2017Posted by :Mary Fuchs

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A very heartfelt welcome was given to our new diocesan shepherd of Long Island, Bishop John Barres, at the celebration of the World Day for Consecrated Life this past Sunday, Febr [...]

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Molloy Students & Sisters in El Salvador

06, February, 2017Posted by :Carol Hansen

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For the past four years, young people have assisted our Sister Flor de Maria Buruca, OP in her faith-based camp for children in the small village of Sol Naciente, El Salvador. [...]

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Girl Scouts Talk “Bees” at Our Farm

02, February, 2017Posted by :Carol Hansen

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The Congregation’s Homecoming Farm ministry recently hosted a Bee Education fair in Mother Josepha Hall for 35 Girl Scouts from Nassau County. Executive Director Elizabeth Keihm [...]

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Harvest Houses Ministry Receives Grant

01, February, 2017Posted by :Carol Hansen

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Harvest Houses, a ministry of the Sisters of St. Dominic that provides independent residential options for well-elders, has received a $30,000 Community Development Block Grant fro [...]

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Sisters of St. Dominic Go Solar

19, January, 2017Posted by :Mary Fuchs

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The Sisters of St. Dominic are known champions of the environment, and have been for quite some time. From their on-site organic farm in Amityville, and the geothermal system at th [...]

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OPening Word Receives $200k Grant

17, January, 2017Posted by :Mary Fuchs

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The OPening Word has been selected as a Bank of America Neighborhood Builder. This two-year $200,000 grant includes opportunities for leadership development and further strengthe [...]

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25th Anniversary of OPening Word

13, January, 2017Posted by :Mary Fuchs

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On Wednesday, April 26th, 2017, the OPening Word will celebrate their 25th Anniversary. Alumni, teachers, staff, board members, Sisters of St. Dominic, and honorees will gather tog [...]

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Sister Publishes New Book

11, January, 2017Posted by :Carol Hansen

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Sister Vicki Toale, OP has recently published a book entitled,  “One Size Can’t Fit All.”  Sister Vicki teaches theology at Molloy College and is a pastoral ass [...]

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