NET TV - "Radical Joy" - Dominican Sisters of Hawthorne

On May 3, 2017, NET TV's Radical Joy aired an episode that featured our Sisters.  The Sisters shared their thoughts about our life as religious and our apostolate of caring for the poor afflicted with incurable cancer.

"The mission for all Dominicans is to preach God’s love. The Hawthorne Dominicans accomplish this in a specific way by preaching God’s love and His healing presence in the world through the ministry to His sick poor with incurable cancer."


Sanctuaries of Compassion: The Idea of Care in the Dominican Tradition

"How does your nursing apostolate fit into the Order of Preachers?"


This is a question we are frequently asked.  Brother Ignatius Perkins, O.P., Executive Director of The Dominican Friars Health Care Ministry of New York, answers this question in his article:  Sanctuaries of Compassion:  The Idea of Care in the Dominican Tradition.  As Brother Ignatius explains, compassionate care for the sick is at the heart of the Dominican Order.  Many of the great Dominican Saints like Catherine of Siena, Martin de Porres, and Rose of Lima spent their life caring for the sick.  (Read article...)



Rosary Hill Home

600 Linda Avenue

Hawthorne, New York  10532

Phone:  (914) 769-0114

For Vocation Inquiries, call or email:

Sister Alma Marie, O.P.

Vocation Director

Phone:  ( 845) 745-1319