Hope is: Reversing the Cycle of Poverty through Education

Hope is: Reversing the Cycle of Poverty through Education

A huge number of Hope sisters were career educators, so it’s not surprising that a ministry focused on quality education would be one of our favorites. Nora Cronin Presentation Academy is a private Catholic middle school for underserved girls in the City of Newburgh...
6 Myths about Family Separation at the Border

6 Myths about Family Separation at the Border

As the conversation around the separation of families at the border has escalated, we have been disturbed by a number of myths being propelled through public discourse. As preachers of Truth, we would like to dispel some of these, both as they pertain to us and to...
Lenten Reflection: Whatsoever You Do

Lenten Reflection: Whatsoever You Do

Many of us are quite familiar with the phrase “whatsoever you do” from a traditional Christian Hymn. And while I’m sure it evokes a multitude of thoughts for each of us, I’d like to share one experience I had several years ago that nudged me to...
Thank You for Making our Makeup and Movies Drive a Success

Thank You for Making our Makeup and Movies Drive a Success

135 DVDs, 40+ articles of clothing, and too much makeup/nail polish/aftershave to count. Thank you for your generosity! Saying “thank you” is not enough. We are moved by the response to our Makeup and Movies Drive for Jan Peek House. Through your...
Meet the Sister Who Spent Lent Begging on the Streets of France

Meet the Sister Who Spent Lent Begging on the Streets of France

When Dominican Sister of Hope Mary Alice Hannan, OP heard about a congregation of Dominican Sisters who devoted their lives to serving the homeless, she knew she wanted to meet them. There was just one caveat: the group was located in France, and they adhered to the...