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 Mary Albrecht, OP

Sister Mary's Services Private Mass of Resurrection at Sacred Heart Convent, Monday, May 10; private burial, Calvary Cemetery, ...
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A Bridge to Adulthood

Sister Francis Mary and Kara Mernaugh discovered early in life that music was the medium through which they ...
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Sister M. Ruthanne Huss, OP

Sister M. Ruthanne's Services Private Mass of Resurrection at Sacred Heart Convent, Thursday, May 6, Father Michael DeTemple, ...
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A Bridge to a Call

Talk with Sister Francis Mary Philipp for any length of time and you are likely to learn three ...
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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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Justice & Peace

Q: What's justice?
A: What loves looks like in public.


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