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Carol enjoying the "Love from the Rhododendron" meditation.

Mini-Retreat: Spiritual Practices to Refuel Your Energy

On Saturday, April 25th, the Dominican Sisters of San Rafael held a half-day retreat “Refuel Your Energy” for those ministering in health care. Presenters were: […]

Posted on April 27, 2015 by

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Tom Bertelsen

Friends of the Sisters: Where Art and Religion Meet

On Saturday, April 11th Friends of the Sisters held a day of reflection on the complementary relationships among art, faith and religion. We wish to […]

Posted on April 14, 2015 by

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Lenten Soup and Scripture: The Prayer of the Empty Water Jar

Soup and Scripture Dominican Style  Last night’s Soup and Scripture was led by Lianni Castro, Assistant Director, of Campus Ministry at Dominican University. We shared […]

Posted on March 4, 2015 by

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Soup and Scripture Group

Lenten Soup and Scripture

Sister Susannah Malarkey,OP (seated last chair on the right) led us in prayer and gospel reflections at our first Soup and Scripture of the Lenten season. […]

Posted on February 25, 2015 by

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Dinner with the Sisters

Each Fall as part of welcoming back students to campus, the Sisters invite Dominican University students to share in prayer, conversation and a meal at […]

Posted on October 1, 2014 by

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Sisters Welcome Dominican University Students

Each year the Sisters host two events that are designed to welcome new students to Dominican University campus and to connect with existing students enrolled […]

Posted on September 30, 2014 by

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Some of the sisters gathered just before the Chapter Retreat began

Dominican Sisters of San Rafael Complete their Chapter

After a weekend retreat at Santa Sabina Center, the Dominican Sisters of San Rafael  convened for their Chapter of Affairs June 16-20 themed “Wisdom Stands […]

Posted on July 6, 2014 by

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Bishop Barber with Sister Jude

Sister Jude Stockholm, OP, Celebrates Jubilee

Sister Jude Stockholm is celebrating 60 years of life as a Dominican Sister of San Rafael this year. On Friday, May 30, she enjoyed a […]

Posted on June 4, 2014 by

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Lenten Reflection – Sister Anne Dolan

On January 17, 1991, while learning from media reports about Desert Storm – the First Gulf War –  breaking out in the Bay Area, I […]

Posted on April 20, 2014 by

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Sister Patricia Bruno

Friends of the Sisters: Encountering the Extraordinary of Holy Week

Life is holy, but there is only one Holy Week Holy Week reminds us that while nothing is impossible with God, we must wait for that possibility. […]

Posted on April 16, 2014 by

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