My First Profession


Saturday 11th February was a special day for me. It was the day that I made my First Profession of Vows as a Dominican Sister of Saint Catherine of Siena Newcastle Natal.

Our Mass was celebrated at […]

Neither Daunted nor Deterred

Sr. Marie-Henry Keane OP was in South Africa recently to launch her book ..

Congress on the Mission of the Order

From 17th to 21st January 2017 over 650 members of the Dominican Family from all over the world came together at the Angelicum in Rome, to celebrate our 800th Anniversary and to reflect on the Future Mission of the Order. We were invited by Fr Bruno Cadoré to […]

Jubilee Celebrations

Congratulations to our Jubilarians. This year we celebrate. Sister Maelisa, Oak Jubilee eighty years professed. Sister Brenda, Platinum Jubilee seventy years professed. Sisters Maria and Marie Henry Diamond Jubilees sixty years professed and Sister Ann Golden Jubilee fifty years professed.

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Nontobeko’s Special day


On Saturday 6th February 2016 we had the great joy of welcoming Sr. Mary Nontobeko Mabaso into the Newcastle Dominican Novitiate at Fatima Convent in Durban North. Nontobeko had spent her five months of her Pre-Novitiate in St. Albert’s Newcastle and seven […]

Jubilee Message from Fr. Bruno Cadore OP

fr Bruno Cadoré, OP Celebrating the Opening Mass for the Jubilee of the Order.

Laudare, Benedicere, Praedicare: Official Hymn of the Jubilee of the Order of Preachers

We proclaim Your Word to the world......

Jubilee 800 Prayer 1216-2016

Pope Honorius III gave official ecclesiastical recognition to the Order of Preachers....

The Biggest Climate Lobby of Parliament:

At least 9,000 people, including CAFOD supporters from every diocese,....

Come and See

A ‘Come and See’ Workshop was held at Our Lady of Fatima Convent in Durban North, South Africa from Friday 3rd – Monday 6th July 2015. Thirteen young women...