Sister Geraldine Schultz, OP

Sister Geraldine Schultz, OP

 Sister Geraldine Schultz, OP (Sister Robert Joseph) of the Dominican Sisters of Hope, died December 2, 2023, at St. Joseph’s Nursing Home at Morris Hall in Lawrenceville, New Jersey. She was 94 years of age and had served in religious life for 76 years. The daughter...
Newburgh Ministry Honors Dominican Sisters of Hope

Newburgh Ministry Honors Dominican Sisters of Hope

In 1983, five women religious –one of whom is a Sister of Hope– decided to respond to the need they saw on the streets of Newburgh, New York. While many residents chose to leave due to a weakening economy and increased poverty, these women rented a store...
Sisters, Staff Celebrate Thanksgiving

Sisters, Staff Celebrate Thanksgiving

Sisters, staff, and the greater Hope family gathered to celebrate Thanksgiving with a prayer service, canned food drive, and dinner. We shared the Haudenosaunee Thanksgiving address, giving thanks for all of the natural world around us. We collected many bags of...
Sisters Gather at Mariandale to Make Blessing Bags for Refugees

Sisters Gather at Mariandale to Make Blessing Bags for Refugees

On Monday, November 6, the New York Archdiocesan Council of Women Religious (ACWR) gathered at The Center at Mariandale to put their faith into action to help migrants in need. After learning about the migrant crisis at previous meetings, the sisters from over twenty...
Rev. Dr. Maurice Nutt Preaches Antiracism at Mariandale

Rev. Dr. Maurice Nutt Preaches Antiracism at Mariandale

On Saturday, November 4, 2023, Rev. Dr. Maurice Nutt, C.Ss.R. preached at Mariandale’s annual Saint Martin de Porres celebration. Father Nutt’s talk, titled Martin de Porres: Model of Racial Healing and Reconciliation, touched on his own experience of racism as a...