Joyful women of prayer and compassion who proclaim
the Reign of God
through ministry for justice
Statement on the Supreme Court's Decision to Uphold DACA
As long-standing immigration reform advocates, the Dominican Sisters of Sparkill
Decades of promoting justice among Dominicans across our country has strengthened
our conviction that living the Gospel is impossible without respecting human rights for all.
beginning of our Congregation. While this is what initially prompted our solidarity with
the young people under DACA protection, we realize that their dreams and contributions
have become part of the fabric of our country. What began as supporting “immigrants,”
as suggested by their countries of origin, has transitioned to supporting our very own.
We join them in celebrating the DACA Supreme Court ruling.
Dominican Sisters of Sparkill
Condemn Killing of George Floyd
The Dominican Convent of Our Lady of the Rosary has taken
precautionary measures to protect the health and well-being of Sisters,
Associates, employees, and visitors against the Coronavirus (COVID-19).
We are closely monitoring the evolution of the pandemic. We are following
the recommendations by the Centers for Disease Control (CDC),
Rockland County Health Department, and Archdiocese of New York.
Until further notice: visitors will not be allowed into the Convent; all events
open to the public have been cancelled; employees who can perform their
responsibilities remotely will work from home; all parties who must enter
the Convent to provide essential services, or employees who must be on site
to perform their responsibilities will be screened and have their temperatures
checked to determine whether they can be allowed in the building.
We continue to pray for those who have been directly impacted by the
Coronavirus pandemic. We also pray for the safety of our community,
our country, and the world during this uncertain time.
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