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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The Storied Past of Cor Unum House

Cor Unum House has its own story. An American Foursquare, it was saved from the wrecking ball through ...
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Happy Thanksgiving

Thanksgiving Greetings from Sister Rebecca Ann Gemma, OP

Dear Friends, "It's up to us to be the change and even though we all can still do ...
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Sisters for the Life of the World

People who know us well say that we Springfield Dominican Sisters are effective ministers and powerful pray-ers, hospitable ...
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Pete Little portrait

COVID-19 at Our Lady of the Sioux Parish

This morning, November 20, 2020, Sister Barbara Ann Bogenschutz communicated to us the sad news of the death ...
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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

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A: What loves looks like in public.


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