As Dominican Sisters of Mary, Mother of the Eucharist, we long to bear our Spouse, Jesus Christ, in the world through our witness of love and preaching of truth. We fulfill this desire by the gift of our whole selves through making the Profession of our Vows. On Wednesday, July 24,
“Modern man listens more willingly to witnesses than to teachers, andif he does listen to teachers, it is because they are witnesses.” -Pope St. Paul VI As Dominican Sisters of Mary, Mother of the Eucharist, we have committed our lives to Witness His Love and Teach His Truth, in season and out of season.
As we enter into Holy Week, we invite you to step into this scene from St. Matthew’s Gospel and contemplate with us… Now when Jesus was in Bethany in the house of Simon the leper, a woman came up to him with an alabaster jar of costly perfumed oil, and
“When Our Lady stood up, a queenly child, and uttered her ‘fiat’ to the Angel of God, her words began to make Christ’s voice. Those first words of consent had already spoken Christ’s last words of consent. Her [words], ‘I commit myself to you, do whatever you like with me’
With unbounded joy and gratitude, we bring to you the good news of the Blessing of Phase I of our new Religious House in the Diocese of Austin, Texas, which took place on February 16! From the Diocese of Lansing, Michigan, home of our Ann Arbor Motherhouse, the Most Reverend