Obituary: Sister Margaret James Curtin, OP

Sister Margaret James Curtin, OP of the Dominican Sisters of Hope, died on Dec 1, 2021, in Brandywine Senior Living at Wall, NJ. She was 93 years of age. The daughter of the late James and Mary Haggerty Curtin, she was born July 14, 1928 in Jersey City, New Jersey....

Dominican Month for Peace 2021: For Venezuela

From Dominican Life USA website, November 23, 2021: Advent, a season of hope! As a Dominican Family, it is a time recognize the cry of our voices for dignity and justice in the world thirsting for hope. Today we hear in the reading of Jeremiah, “In those days, in that...

Dominican Sisters of Hope Statement on Laudato Si Action Platform

We, Dominican Sisters of Hope, are called to preach the Gospel to our world.  In communion with all creation, we commit our lives to the transforming power of Hope.  Our very mission statement recognizes our interdependence with creation. It also affirms the deep...
Dominican Sisters of Hope Preach the Word

Dominican Sisters of Hope Preach the Word

We’re sharing Sister Marianne Watts’ homily, below, from this week’s The Word. Sister Marianne shares her own evolution from a religious education that focused on obedience and organizational hierarchy, dogmatic morality and knowledge of sin to a religion...

Second International Colloquium on Dominican Preaching

Dear Hope Family and Friends, You are invited to participate in the Second International Dominican Preaching Colloquium, October 12 to 14, 2021, sponsored by the Dominican Preaching Network in the Philippines, Germany, and the United States.  The first global...