Mariandale Garden Feeds Local Community

Mariandale Garden Feeds Local Community

photo c/o Janet Morra This year, the garden at Mariandale is yielding a bounty. Beets, scallions, purslane, eggplant, Swiss chard, collard greens, kale, tomatoes, pole beans, zucchini, winter squash, watermelons, cantaloupe, herbs are all plentiful. And then there’s...
Celebrating Pope Francis’ Legacy

Celebrating Pope Francis’ Legacy

Dr. Nancy Pineda-Madrid, Associate Professor of Theology and Latina/o Ministry at Boston College’s School of Theology and Ministry, opened the conference with a talk entitled “The Evil of Violence Against Women and the Hope Manifest in Pope Francis’ Enduring Legacy”...
Reading Pema Chodron with Sister Jo-Ann Iannotti

Reading Pema Chodron with Sister Jo-Ann Iannotti

If there ever was a time to feel like things are falling apart, a pandemic sweeping the world into quarantine and economic strife would be it. In difficult moments such as this, Dominican Sister of Hope Jo-Ann Iannotti, OP revisits one of her beloved texts: When...
COVID-19 Update and Prayer

COVID-19 Update and Prayer

The Dominican Sisters of Hope will temporarily suspend public programs at The Center at Mariandale as of Monday, March 16. This includes Saturday liturgies, programming, and spiritual direction at The Center at Mariandale. As of this writing, we have no known cases of...