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Dominican Artists Gather to share their Spirituality
Wednesday, 30 July 2014 07:33
July 28, 2014, Adrian, Michigan Dominican artists from as far away as England gathered July 24-26, 2014, to celebrate and share their artistic gifts, socialize, pray, and reflect together on the gathering’s theme: “Art and Spirituality: Two Sides of the Same Coin.” The 2014 Gathering of the Dominican Institute for the Arts (DIA) took place at Weber Retreat and Conference Center on the Motherhouse grounds of the Dominican Sisters of Adrian. The DIA is a grassroots collaboration of sisters, friars, laity and associates of the Order of Preachers (Dominicans), committed to preaching through the arts. DIA members include painters, musicians, dancers, sculptors, film makers, potters, poets, actors, composers, writers, designers of sacred space, dramatists, and those who appreciate and support the arts.
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Open letter about the Christians in Iraq
Friday, 25 July 2014 10:54

Tours, France, July 23, 2014: The General Chapter of the Dominican Sisters of Charity of the Presentation of the Blessed Virgin meeting in Tours, France who are present in 36 countries, including Iraq since 1873, declares being extremely upset about the tragic situation of Christians in Iraq. They totally agree with the declaration of “very deep concern” of the Secretary General of the United Nations, Mr. Ban Ki-moon, on July 20. 2014, and request that the national and international media make known this “crime against humanity.”

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Latest news from the Sisters in Iraq
Monday, 21 July 2014 07:46

July 19, 2014 : Dear sisters, brothers, and friends,
We would like to update you on the situation here in Iraq, especially in the province of Nineveh. The two Chaldean Sisters (who belong to the Congregation of the Daughters of Mary Immaculate) and the three orphans were released on Monday, July 14th.  The sisters told me that they were treated well. We thank God for their safety. However, their car was taken away with the valuable items they had with them, also the ISIS took the keys of their convent in Mosul.

Sr. Maria Hanna gives us an update from Iraq.

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DSI Newsletter 2014
Wednesday, 09 July 2014 12:55

Dominican Sisters International (DSI) share with all of you this Newsletter, where you can find some interesting information from the Continents. Enjoy it!

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Dominicans at the UN - Summer Newsletter
Wednesday, 02 July 2014 06:57

Dominicans at the United Nations shares the last Summer Newsletter.

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DSI General Assembly 2013


The New Evangelization and
Our Dominican Mission Today

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