Building Peace: 200 Years of Dominican Catholic Nuns in the United State
This podcast shares the 200-year history of the founding congregations of the Dominican Sisters of Peace, beginning with the Kentucky Dominicans, the first congregation of Dominican Sisters, founded in Springfield, Kentucky in 1822.
The Dominican Sisters of Peace were founded in 2009 as a union of seven congregations of Dominican Women Religious: The Kentucky Dominicans, the Dominican Sisters of St. Mary of the Springs; the Congregation of St. Mary; Missionaries of St. Dominic; the Dominican Sisters of Great Bend, Kansas; the Sisters of St. Dominic of the Immaculate Heart of Mary, and the Congregation of St. Rose of Lima.
The Dominican Sisters of Dominican Sisters of St. Catherine de’ Ricci became part of the Congregation in 2011.
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EPISODE 4: Lignum Habet Spem: The Dominican Sisters of St. Catherine de Ricci
Featuring Sr. Carol Davis, OP, Sr. Nancy Garson, OP, and Sr. Aimee Ryan, OP, with guest voices Sr. Carol Gaeke, OP, Congregational candidate Terri Schell, and Mark Butler, OPA, as well as archival audio from Sr. Anne Lythgoe, OP.
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Learn more about St. Catherine de Ricci
Dominican Sisters of St. Catherine de Ricci become a part of the Dominican Sister of Peace
EPISODE 3: A New Foundation: St. Mary of the Springs
Featuring Sr. Barbara Kane, OP, and Sr. Susan Leslie, OP, with guest voices from Alice Black, OPA, Mark Butler, OPA, Michelle Ganz, Ben Jolliffe, and Sr. Madeline O’Neill, OP.
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Learn more about the Sisters of St. Mary of the Springs.
EPISODE 2: Signadou – A Sign from God: The Kentucky Dominicans
Featuring Sr. Charlene Moser, OP, and Sr. Barbara Rapp, OP, with guest voices from Mark Butler, OPA, and Donna Medley, OPA.
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The St. Catharine Motherhouse before and after the 1904 fire.
Learn more about the Kentucky Dominican Sisters.
EPISODE 1: Introduction, and a little “Nun-speak”
Featuring Sr. June Fitzgerald, OP, and Sr. Ana Gonzalez, OP