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A Chapter of firsts

Thursday, August 16th, 2012
General Chapter 2012

General Chapter 2012

by Sr. Renée K. Hall OP

A General Chapter is important in the life of each Religious Congregation it is a time of intense discussion and discernment on matters which concern the welfare of the institution” (Constitution of the Dominican Sisters)

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General Chapter of the Dominican Sisters of St. Catherine of Siena

Tuesday, August 7th, 2012

The 47 th General Chapter of the Congregation of Saint Catherine of Siena opened on Monday, August 6 at 4.00 p.m. at Malick, Barataria, Trinidad and Tobago.  This Chapter is particularly significant because it is the first to be held in Trinidad since the transfer of the Mother House from France in 2011.  It will conclude on Monday, August 13, 2012. Read more…

Farewell to dear Sister Assumpta Brathwaite OP

Saturday, August 4th, 2012
Sr Assumpta

Sr Assumpta

On August 2, 2012 the Dominican Sisters bade farewell to Sr. Assumpta Brathwaite OP who passed away on July 30.  Sr. Assumpta, who celebrated her 60th anniversary of Religious Profession in May 2011, was 81 years old.  Sister was passionate about child-care and consequently gave dedicated service at the St. Dominic’s Children’s Home for over 30 years.

May Almighty God whom she loved with all her heart grant her eternal rest.

Dominican Sister composes theme song for AECYA 2012

Sunday, July 8th, 2012
Sr Kathy Joseph

Sr Kathy Joseph

Sr. Kathy Joseph OP, current General Bursar of the Congregation, Musician and former Youth Coordinator for the Archdiocese of Port of Spain, placed her musical gifts at the service of the people of God in the Caribbean by composing the lyrics and music of a theme song for the recent Fourth Antilles Episcopal Conference Youth Assembly (IV AECYA) held in Gros Islet, St. Lucia from July 24-28. Read more…