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August 2018

New Principal named at Aquinas High School. Read press release....

As members of the Leadership Conference of Women Religious, we affirm this statement in response to the ongoing crisis of sexual abuse committed by Catholic priests. Read more....

St. Agnes Alumnus declared Venerable by Pope Francis: Brother Norbert McAuliffe lived Christian virtues in a heroic way. Read more....

The Pakistan Mission: Sixty Years of Grace, 1958-2018. Read more....

 

June 2018

Sharing the Dominican tradition with a new generation: The 2018 Dominican High Schools Preaching Conference. Read more....

Dominican Sister of Sparkill reflects on participating in "Families Belong Together" Rally. Read more....

Dominican Sisters in Committed Collaboration

respond to the Separation of Immigrant Children from Parents. Read more....

Dominican Sisters of Sparkill and the Sisters of Our Lady of Christian Doctrine announce their entrance into a Covenant Agreement. Read Press Release....

 

May 2018

Associate program flourishes in St. Louis, MO. Read more....
Emmaus House healing ministry celebrates 35th Anniversary. Read more....
Sisters In the News! Read more....
2018 Diamond Jubilarians Honored! Read more....

As members of the Leadership Conference of Women Religious, we stand behind this statement denouncing the Administration's decision to rescind TPS for Hondurans. Read more....


Immigrants’ Rights. Workers’ Rights. Human Rights: Sisters speak out for all at May Day Rally. Read more....

 

April 2018

Sisters In the News! Read more....

 

March 2018

Three young Sisters make their First Vows as Sparkill Dominicans in Pakistan. Read more....
March for Our Lives: Stand with Our Kids Against Violence. A prayer service in solidarity with the March 24, 2018 march. Read more....

Sisters honored in town of Orangetown's Proclamation of National Catholic Sisters Week. Read more....

 

February 2018

As members of the Dominican Sisters in Committed Collaboration, we stand behind this statement on the need for more effective gun control legislation in our country. Read more....

Two new Postulants enter Sparkill Congregation in Pakistan. Read more....

Remembering the Sparkill Dominican Sisters who went home to God in 2017. Read more....

January 2018

Dominican Sisters host Ecumenical Peace Prayer at Dominican Convent wtih members of the St. Charles AME Zion Church of Sparkill, NY. Read more....

Sisters advocate for Immigrants' Rights at Nyack, NY Rally. Read more....

As members of the Dominican Sisters in Committed Collaboration, we stand behind this statement on the Trump Administration’s Expansion of Offshore Drilling. Read more....

December 2017

Growing Associate program continues to advance the Sisters' mission. Read more....
Winners announced of November Calendar Raffle Fundraiser. Read more....

Advent Resources for 2017. Read more....

November 2017

Support Sparkill on Giving Tuesday 2017! Read more....
Sparkill Congregation joins 161 US Catholic Community Leaders in delivering Climate Change letter to President Trump and Congress. Read more....

September 2017

Sparkill supports statement issued by Leadership Conference of Women Religious urging Congress to take action to support Dreamers. Read more....

August 2017

Sparkill Congregation issues public statement in response to the recent violence in Charlottesville, VA. Read more....
Sparkill celebrates its newest Centenarian! Read more....
Dominican Family News: Iraqi Dominican Sisters begin rebuilding their lives upon the 3rd anniversary of their displacement from Quaraqosh, Iraq. Read more....

 

July 2017

Sparkill mourns the tragic loss of Pakistani Sister, Violet Sampour. Read more....

 

June 2017

Sisters In the News: Recent stories of Sisters making headlines. Read more....
Community celebrates Dominican Convent's 50th Anniversary. Read more....
2017 Golden Jubilarians honored! Read more....
As members of the Dominican Sisters Conference, we join with Dominicans nationwide in strongly opposing President Trump's decision to withdraw from the Paris Climate Agreement. Read the statement here....

 

May 2017

Haiti Mission Team departs for Haiti trip. Read more....
2017 Diamond Jubilarians honored! Read more....
Aquinas High School Trustees Name New President. Read press release....
Sisters attend May Day Rally promoting Immigrants and Workers Rights. Read more....

 

April 2017

As members of the Dominican Sisters Conference, we support this official statement released regarding the Executive Order that "rolls back the Clean Power Plan and encourages increased coal production." Read the statement here....

 

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Falling Waters Preserve, Saugerties, New York
Dominican Sisters partnered with Scenic Hudson to create Falling Waters Preserve in Ulster County. In its annual “Best of Hudson Valley” special issue, the Hudson Valley magazine cited Falling Waters Preserve in Saugerties as the "Best New Park." Read more...

 

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Phone: 845.359.6400

 

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