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Dominican Sisters Mission San Jose

About Us

We, the Dominican Sisters of Mission San Jose, the Congregation of the Queen of the Holy Rosary, are called to live and proclaim Jesus Christ through evangelizing, preaching, educating, and promoting justice and peace.
In the spirit of St. Dominic and of our foundress, Mother Maria Pia Backes, we witness to this call through our vowed life.

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The Dominican Sisters of Mission San Jose, based in Fremont, California, are dedicated to living and proclaiming Jesus Christ through evangelizing, preaching, educating, and promoting justice and peace. Their mission is inspired by the spirit of St. Dominic and their foundress, Mother Maria Pia Backes.

Ministry Work
The sisters engage in various ministries, including education, pastoral work, social services, and healthcare. They operate schools, provide spiritual direction, and offer retreats. Their work also includes promoting justice and peace initiatives and caring for creation through various environmental programs.

Daily Life and Mission
Daily life revolves around communal prayers, such as the Liturgy of the Hours and daily Mass, personal study, and active ministry. The sisters dedicate time to prayer, reflection, and community living, fostering a deep spiritual connection. Their mission emphasizes living out the Gospel through compassionate service and advocacy for justice.

Vision and Goals
The Dominican Sisters of Mission San Jose aim to foster spiritual growth, education, and social justice. Through their diverse ministries, they strive to transform lives and communities, promoting the values of the Gospel. Their commitment to prayer, community life, and service ensures they remain a vibrant source of inspiration and support, working towards a more just and compassionate world.

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Dominican Sisters Mission San Jose

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