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News Dominica Religion: Catholic religious call for government to protect Medevac bill

Published on: Tuesday 26 November 2019
Catholic religious call for government to protect Medevac bill
News source: https://catholicleader.com.au/news/catholic-religious-call-for-government-to-protect-medevac-bill

CATHOLIC Religious Australia has criticised moves to repeal the so-called “medevac law ... the issue has become personal. CRA council member, Dominican Sister Mary-Clare Holland, was one of seven ...

News Dominica Religion: Dominican: Lay involvement, devotions key to restoring church ‘confidence’

Published on: Wednesday 27 November 2019
Dominican: Lay involvement, devotions key to restoring church ‘confidence’
News source: https://catholic-sf.org/news/dominican-lay-involvement-devotions-key-to-restoring-church-confidence

Vietnam is the fastest growing province of the Dominican order, ordaining nearly 50 Dominicans in the past year. More than 117,000 Catholics in the country are lay Dominicans. On the other hand, being ...

News Dominica Religion: Cancel culture’s flip side: Gen Zers befriend political foes

Published on: Wednesday 20 November 2019
Cancel culture’s flip side: Gen Zers befriend political foes
News source: https://news.yahoo.com/cancel-culture-flip-side-gen-134100884.html

A self-described agnostic at the time, Ms. Hernandez wasn’t sure what she’d have to say to interfaith discussion group attendees at Dominican University, a Catholic institution just outside Chicago.

News Dominica Religion: Former Queensland teacher takes final vows in Ganmain Dominican community

Published on: Thursday 07 November 2019
Former Queensland teacher takes final vows in Ganmain Dominican community
News source: https://catholicleader.com.au/news/former-queensland-teacher-takes-final-vows-in-ganmain-dominican-community

“Religious life is a sign of hope to us all and we need it in our society that is so fixed on itself and has turned away from being fixed on God. “The world will say you are crazy… we’re fools for ...

News Dominica Religion: 5 sisters of Mount Carmel mark anniversaries

Published on: Saturday 16 November 2019
5 sisters of Mount Carmel mark anniversaries
News source: https://www.theadvocate.com/acadiana/news/article_37e1fe7c-059d-11ea-9301-b7b41e079910.html

She entered religious life in 1956 and pronounced first vows in 1959. She attended Mount Carmel Elementary and graduated from Mount Carmel High School in Thibodaux. Gros received a bachelor’s degree ...

News Dominica Religion: University of Virginia is Getting a Church That Looks Like a Church

Published on: Thursday 10 October 2019
University of Virginia is Getting a Church That Looks Like a Church
News source: http://www.ncregister.com/blog/jimgraves/the-university-of-virginia-is-getting-a-church-that-looks-like-a-church

The sanctuary is spacious, which will allow for concelebrated Dominican liturgies. Renowned artist Sylvia Nicolas is creating three stained glass windows for us in the apse; she is also doing a bronze ...

News Dominica Religion: A Long-Forgotten Renaissance Painter Gets Her Due

Published on: Thursday 17 October 2019
A Long-Forgotten Renaissance Painter Gets Her Due
News source: https://www.wsj.com/articles/a-long-forgotten-renaissance-painter-gets-her-due-11571338663

Their religious works were found in the houses of Florentine gentry ... And in an age when artists rarely signed their works, the Dominican nun put her name prominently on her “Last Supper,” along ...

News Dominica Religion: Dominican Sisters of San Rafael’s new leadership team among this week’s religious events

Published on: Friday 18 October 2019
Dominican Sisters of San Rafael’s new leadership team among this week’s religious events
News source: https://www.marinij.com/2019/10/18/dominican-sisters-of-san-rafaels-new-leadership-team-among-this-weeks-religious-events/

Corte Madera. For more information, go to mtsource.org. Email listings to calendar@marinij.com, mail to Religion/Lifestyles, Marin Independent Journal, 4000 Civic Center Drive, Suite 301, San Rafael, ...

News Dominica Religion: Minnesota monk to deliver prestigious lecture in Washington

Published on: Sunday 06 October 2019
Minnesota monk to deliver prestigious lecture in Washington
News source: https://www.mprnews.org/story/2019/10/07/minnesota-monk-to-deliver-prestigious-lecture-in-washington

Father Columba Stewart, executive director of the Hill Museum and Manuscript Library at St. John’s University in Collegeville, will give the Jefferson Lecture in the Humanities. Past honorees include Toni Morrison and Arthur Miller.

News Dominica Religion: Loss brings old friends back together, inspires a religious album

Published on: Monday 07 October 2019
Loss brings old friends back together, inspires a religious album
News source: https://www.nola.com/news/communities/east_jefferson/article_07aab2c4-e489-11e9-8b06-ffb9c863303c.html

It's the story of Lorraine Melito Hess, a nationally published Catholic composer and recording artist, and Jennifer Babin Collins, a retired religion teacher who is also an accomplished ... In their ...

News Dominica Religion: Visual arts | Celeste Malvar-Stewart exhibit ties together religious, spiritual, environmental themes

Published on: Saturday 28 September 2019
Visual arts | Celeste Malvar-Stewart exhibit ties together religious, spiritual, environmental themes
News source: https://www.dispatch.com/entertainmentlife/20190929/visual-arts--celeste-malvar-stewart-exhibit-ties-together-religious-spiritual-environmental-themes

The farms that provide wool for Celeste Malvar-Stewart’s lush, cream-colored couture and other creations are so local that she knows exactly who to thank.In the case of “The Lamb,” a hand-felted, seamless dress displayed on a mannequin, for example, it was a group of sheep known as Gandalf, Posey, Christian Dior, Coco Chanel and Sugar. All of them were from farms either in Orient or Medina.“I know every animal whose fiber I use — by name,” said the

News Dominica Religion: In first-ever event, UN commemorates religious victims of violence

Published on: Thursday 22 August 2019
In first-ever event, UN commemorates religious victims of violence
News source: https://www.catholicworldreport.com/2019/08/22/in-first-ever-event-un-commemorates-religious-victims-of-violence/

O.P., vice president and academic dean at the Dominican House of Studies. Petri told CNA that he did not find it surprising that some people who have turned away from Christianity would turn toward ...

News Dominica Religion: ‘It became a religion to me’: With the Yankees in town, Ramon Laureano reflects on the team that inspired him to play baseball

Published on: Tuesday 20 August 2019
‘It became a religion to me’: With the Yankees in town, Ramon Laureano reflects on the team that inspired him to play baseball
News source: https://www.eastbaytimes.com/2019/08/20/it-became-a-religion-to-me-with-the-yankees-in-town-ramon-laureano-reflects-on-the-team-that-inspired-him-to-play-baseball/

“It became a religion to me.” A young Laureano ascribed to the church ... Laureano was 15 — a year after the Yankees won the 2009 World Series — when he left the Dominican Republic to finish high ...

News Dominica Religion: All in the (Mostly) Dominican Family

Published on: Thursday 08 August 2019
All in the (Mostly) Dominican Family
News source: http://www.ncregister.com/blog/klemond/all-in-the-mostly-dominican-family

While at Steubenville, she noticed the Nashville Dominican sisters and thought of her sister, who also was considering religious life. Grant convinced Sister Mary Juliana to come from Texas, where she ...

News Dominica Religion: Former ambassador, LGBT activists honored at New York’s Dominican Day Parade

Published on: Friday 16 August 2019
Former ambassador, LGBT activists honored at New York’s Dominican Day Parade
News source: https://www.washingtonblade.com/2019/08/16/former-ambassador-lgbt-activists-honored-at-new-yorks-dominican-day-parade/

Former U.S. Ambassador to the Dominican Republic James "Wally" Brewster and a group of more than half a dozen Dominican LGBT activists were honored during New York's annual Dominican Day Parade on Aug. 11.

News Dominica Religion: Ethics and Religion Talk: How Do You Feel about Interfaith [Social] Relationships

Published on: Monday 05 August 2019
Ethics and Religion Talk: How Do You Feel about Interfaith [Social] Relationships
News source: https://therapidian.org/ethics-and-religion-talk-how-do-you-feel-about-interfaith-social-relationships

‘All religions are the same.’ It simply means that we believe that any sincere attempt to know Truth and live a compassionate life is rewarded.” Father Kevin Niehoff, O.P., a Dominican priest who ...

News Dominica Religion: Dominican Sisters of Peace offer ‘come and see’ retreat

Published on: Friday 16 August 2019
Dominican Sisters of Peace offer ‘come and see’ retreat
News source: http://catholicphilly.com/2019/08/news/events/dominican-sisters-of-peace-offer-come-and-see-retreat/

The Dominican Sisters of Peace want to show young women who are discerning their call to religious life a different picture – a group of religious sisters in action, sisters who are praying ...

News Dominica Religion: Caldwell Dominicans welcome first new sister in 25 years | Faith Matters

Published on: Sunday 18 August 2019
Caldwell Dominicans welcome first new sister in 25 years | Faith Matters
News source: https://www.nj.com/opinion/2019/08/caldwell-dominicans-welcome-first-new-sister-in-25-years-faith-matters.html

Sister Regina Scaringella did something earlier this month that no other Caldwell Dominican sister has done. She preached at the Mass during which she took her first vows as a woman religious. Known ...