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The Dominican Sisters of Mary, Mother of the Eucharist, have been giving glory to God for 25 years

More than 1,600 people gathered at Eastern Michigan University’s Convocation Center on July 30 to celebrate 25 years of the Dominican Sisters of Mary, Mother of the Eucharist. Since its founding in 1997, the community of Ann Arbor has become one of the fastest growing religious communities in the United States. (Photos by Gabriella Patti […]

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Dedication ceremony planned for the nuns whose graves were moved from the former Dominican monastery in the township of Manheim. | Local News

The Dominican nuns of the Perpetual Rosary will return to Lancaster on Friday for a private ceremony to honor deceased members of their community whose graves have been moved from the grounds of their former monastery in Manheim Township to the new Roman Catholic cemetery in St. Joseph in Lancaster Township. . Bishop Ronald W. […]

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The remains of the Dominican sisters are transferred to the cemetery of the new cathedral

Twenty-six Dominican Perpetual Rosary Sisters who have dedicated their lives to constant prayer have a new resting place at New Cathedral Cemetery in West Baltimore. The cemetery, religious order and Archdiocese of Baltimore held a dedication ceremony Feb. 11 to bless the new burial site, completing an odyssey to move the nuns’ remains from the […]

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New K-12 school planned in former Dominican monastery Manheim Twp.; zoning approval sought | Local News

After nearly 70 years as a place of contemplation, the former Monastery of the Immaculate Heart of Mary along Lititz Pike is about to be transformed into a center of education. Three months after the Dominican nuns moved to Corpus Christi Monastery in the Bronx, CHI St. Joseph Children’s Health reached an agreement to sell […]

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The Dominican nuns dissolve the canton of Manheim. monastery, moving to the Bronx; $3.5 million requested for prime property | Local News

Since 1960, Sister Mary Veronica has devoted herself to a strictly centered prayer life at the Monastery of the Immaculate Heart of Mary at Lititz Pike. As a cloistered Dominican nun of the Perpetual Rosary, Veronica rarely left the property where a chapel is open to the public but the living and working quarters are […]

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A brief history of Lancaster County’s only Catholic monastery and its Dominican nuns [archives] | Story

If you’re a long-time resident of Lancaster County, you’ve probably walked past it many times. It’s a tree-lined property along Lititz Pike, with a mid-century modern building visible from the road. The sign on the front, however, is what may have piqued your curiosity. “Monastery of the Immaculate Heart of Mary, Dominican Nuns of the […]