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 M. Sara Koch, OP

Sister M. Sara's Services Private Mass of Resurrection at Sacred Heart Convent, Tuesday, Oct. 20; private burial, Calvary ...
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Take a “Meet Our Sisters” Tour

Springfield Dominicans Participate in National Vocation Awareness Event Nov. 1-7 Tucked between expressways and hidden among the bustle ...
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World Mission Sunday

What does Mission Mean to You? Mission can be defined as "the vocation or calling of a religious ...
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Sister Mary Dominic Joerger, OP

Sister Mary Dominic's Services Private Mass of Resurrection at Sacred Heart Convent, Monday, Oct. 12; private burial, Calvary ...
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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.

Want to join us? Learn how you can participate in the Springfield Dominican Mission as a sister, associate,or partner in mission!

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Why we do what we do, and how you can join the mission.

Justice & Peace

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


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