Our Ways of Walking With You
Aug05

Our Ways of Walking With You

As we share various dimensions of our life as Dominicans Sisters of Mary Mother of the Eucharist, our first hope is always to bring God and the virtue of hope to you. Mother Assumpta, our Prioress General of the community, has read thousands of your requests for our sisters to teach in your schools. As much as our hearts ache and desire to be literally everywhere, it is not possible, so we try to think outside the box. While,...

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St. Louis De Montfort’s Total Consecration
Jul29

St. Louis De Montfort’s Total Consecration

One of the ways that we, as the Dominican Sisters of Mary Mother of the Eucharist, pray very specially is through what is called the total consecration to Mary by a very beautiful saint, St. Louis de Montfort. I’m going to talk a little bit about him before I explain this consecration. St. Louis de Montfort lived in the mid 18th century, and he was a diocesan priest who became a third order Dominican. He had...

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An Interview With Sr. Maria Gemma, OP Director of Education
Jul22

An Interview With Sr. Maria Gemma, OP Director of Education

Today, we have a special guest with us for our series And The Truth Will Set You Free, Sister Maria Gemma Martek. Sister has been the Director of Education for our community for a number of years. Sr. Joseph Andrew: Sr. Maria Gemma, can you tell us what the Director of Education role in our community means? Sr. Maria Gemma: Well, as you know, study is integral to Dominican life. So that role means having a sister who is formally...

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The Annual MOM’s Retreat
Jul15

The Annual MOM’s Retreat

Today, I want to speak to you women in particular; even more particularly, I want to speak to moms. Everything about us was created in such a fashion that we would give life, nourish life, sustain life, and be that maternal presence in a world that always needs the tenderness of a woman’s heart. In his Familiaris Consortio, Pope St. John Paul II gave us the beauty and layout of a family, and we can take much from that. But what...

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Our Missions Around the World
Jul08

Our Missions Around the World

When someone believes the Holy Spirit is nudging him or her to begin another religious community, it takes a lot of courage to follow through with that calling. Yet, when he calls, we just go. His calling to us is one way a religious community comes to fruition. Our community began in 1997. Since then, we have received numerous vocations, and we continue to be very blessed by God with this. For the Video Presentation of this article,...

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