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Dominican Sisters Sinsinawa

About Us

Sinsinawa Dominican Sisters are dedicated to preaching and teaching the Gospel. We believe that at the heart of ministry is relationship. Today, more than 300 Sinsinawa Dominican Sisters in the United States and abroad participate in the mission shared by all Dominicans: to proclaim the Gospel in word and deed. Currently, our missions outside the U.S. include Bolivia and Trinidad and Tobago.

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The Sinsinawa Dominican Sisters, based in Sinsinawa, Wisconsin, are dedicated to proclaiming the Gospel through preaching and teaching. Their mission emphasizes education, social justice, and environmental stewardship.

Ministry Work
The sisters engage in various ministries, including operating the Sinsinawa Mound Center, which offers retreats, educational programs, and spiritual direction. They advocate for peace and justice through corporate stances and initiatives like the Laudato Si’ Action Platform. Additionally, they provide support to marginalized communities and promote sustainable practices.

Daily Life and Mission
Daily life revolves around communal prayer, personal reflection, and active ministry. They gather for the Liturgy of the Hours, daily Mass, and other prayers. The sisters dedicate time to study and reflection, which informs their ministry work and advocacy efforts. They live in community, sharing resources and mutual support, fostering a sense of unity and collaboration. Their mission is characterized by a commitment to truth, compassion, and justice, aiming to make a positive impact on society and the Church.

Vision and Goals
The Sinsinawa Dominican Sisters 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 dedication to prayer, community life, and service ensures they remain a vibrant source of inspiration, working tirelessly towards a just and compassionate world.

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