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News Dominica » Religion: Mercy Health helps Dominican Sisters envision future for GR’s Marywood Campus

News channel or source: https://mibiz.com/item/25584-mercy-health-helps-dominican-sisters-envision-future-for-gr’s-marywood-campus
Publication date: Sunday 18 February 2018

GRAND RAPIDS — Mercy Health’s partnership with the Dominican Sisters of Grand Rapids to plan the future of the religious order’s 34-acre Marywood Campus leverages a natural connection between the two organizations. That’s because Mercy’s parent ...

News Dominica » Religion: African religions in the New World

News channel or source: http://www.seacoastonline.com/news/20180218/african-religions-in-new-world?rssfeed=true
Publication date: Sunday 18 February 2018

African-American religions are widespread, diverse and regional. The Santería of Cuba was originally quite different from the Umbanda of Brazil, or the Voodoo of Haiti. Furthermore, Louisianan Voodoo can be quite distinct from Dominican or Haitian Voodoo.

News Dominica » Religion: In Our Own Words: Charism of religious life today is both local and global

News channel or source: http://globalsistersreport.org/news/trends/our-own-words-charism-religious-life-today-both-local-and-global-51916
Publication date: Sunday 11 February 2018

[Mary Therese Perez entered the Dominican Sisters of Mis­sion San Jose in 2009. She lives in Los Angeles and preaches as a religion teacher at Flintridge Sacred Heart Academy. Excerpt is from Pages 68-79 and is used with permission from Liturgical Press.]

News Dominica » Religion: Religion Today

News channel or source: http://journaltimes.com/lifestyles/faith-and-values/religion-today/article_efa8e5dc-e865-5902-8113-f6fa87b8b19d.html
Publication date: uesday 13 February 2018

Patricia Rogers, executive director of the Dominican Center for Women, and Vincent Noth, executive director of Riverwest Food Pantry, will share the stories of people who come in need, those learning to engage as neighbors and those they train as mentors.

News Dominica » Religion: Religious groups honor consecrated life

News channel or source: https://www.victoriaadvocate.com/news/2018/feb/09/religious-groups-honor-consecrated-life/
Publication date: Friday 09 February 2018

Groups participating in the Mass were the Missionary Catechists of the Sacred Hearts of Jesus and Mary; the Sisters of Charity of the Incarnate Word; the Vietnamese Dominican Sisters; the Vietnamese Sisters of the Incarnation, Consecration, and Mission ...

News Dominica » Religion: The Elder Statesman of Latin American Literature — and a Writer of Our Moment

News channel or source: https://www.nytimes.com/2018/02/20/magazine/the-elder-statesman-of-latin-american-literature-and-a-writer-of-our-moment.html
Publication date: onday 19 February 2018

Vargas Llosa first studied Trujillo in 1974, when he visited the Dominican Republic for a few weeks to work ... In “The Discreet Hero” (2013), Fonchito develops an interest in religion and asks his father, Don Rigoberto, “Could you tell me what ...

News Dominica » Religion: Venezuela: Pentecostal Preacher to Challenge Maduro as MUD Hints at Boycott

News channel or source: https://venezuelanalysis.com/News/13673
Publication date: uesday 20 February 2018

Javier Bertucci, leader of the Maranatha Pentecostal Church, announced Sunday during his weekly religious television program that ... which he allegedly intended to smuggle to the Dominican Republic. He was subsequently released on house arrest and a ...

News Dominica » Religion: Dominican religious group wants U.S. to remove gay U.S. ambassador

News channel or source: http://edition.cnn.com/2016/03/17/americas/dominican-republic-gay-us-ambassador/index.html
Publication date: hursday 17 March 2016

(CNN)To the ambassador, it was an educational visit, an opportunity to talk about the United Nations and the chance to interact with young students, he said, to have a conversation about the world's different countries and cultures. But for the Dominican ...

News Dominica » Religion: Spring Hill College International Service Immersion Program makes annual trip

News channel or source: http://blog.al.com/press-releases/2018/02/spring_hill_college_internatio.html
Publication date: uesday 20 February 2018

which are considered stateless after the Dominican Republic passed a law revoking citizenship. The group learned through the immersion experience about the incredible hardships these people currently face and met Jesuits and religious leaders who are ...

News Dominica » Religion: WERNICK: Fiancée visa allows couple to spend time together in the U.S.

News channel or source: http://www.nydailynews.com/new-york/citizenship-now/fiancee-visa-couple-spend-time-u-s-article-1.3830065
Publication date: onday 19 February 2018

Q: What is the procedure to bring my fiancée here from the Dominican Republic? I am a naturalized U.S ... health reasons or meeting before the wedding would violate your custom, religion or culture. Since you were married before, you must also submit ...