Welcome to the Dominican Sisters
of Springfield, Illinois

Called by God into right relationship with all creation
and graced by Dominican life and mission, we compassionately preach the Gospel of Jesus Christ.

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Sacred Heart Convent

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Sister Regina Marie Bernet, OP

Sister Regina Marie's Services Private Mass of Resurrection at Sacred Heart Convent, Monday, January 18; private burial, Roselawn ...
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A (Hidden) Ministry Within a Ministry

"You can do so much with a card!"~ Sister Mary Francella Vyverman, OPSister Mary Francella has been a ...
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Springfield Dominican Sisters Respond to Nation’s Crisis

There is hope, they say, when the nation acknowledges it failings and pledges to renew a sacred commitment ...
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Five things to know about Catholic Sisters and Human Trafficking

January is National Slavery and Human Trafficking Prevention Month. Catholic Sisters are at the forefront of the struggle ...
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Morning Prayer

Morning Prayer Schedule
Monday-Friday: 11:00 a.m.
Eucharist: 11:25 a.m.

Sunday Morning Prayer Schedule:
8:30 a.m.
Eucharist: 9:00 a.m.

Evening Prayer

Evening Prayer Schedule
Monday-Friday: 5:00 p.m.

Evening Prayer Schedule
Sunday: 4:30 p.m.

Please call or check in at the front entrance. All are welcome.

This beautiful and challenging prayer was affirmed by our sisters, gathered in General Chapter, on Friday, April 26, 2019. Please pray it with us and for us as we live into its call. Visit the prayer page to learn how our commitments are already bearing fruit For the Life of the World.

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