Tui Motu – May 2016

From the May 2016  issue we include From Easter to Pentecost in which Helen Bergin follows the way water is used in the Easter liturgies to remind us of the lavish outpouring of th ...


Sr Helen Bergin OP

Being Dominican Helen entered the Dominican Sisters in 1970 after having completed a Masters degree in English at Victoria University of Wellington, and a Secondary Teachers’ Train ...


New book launched

Margaret Butler OP shares this introduction to a chapter she has contributed to Living in the Planet Earth, Faith Communities and Ecology, edited by Neil Darragh and available at A ...


Working with refugees

Sr Patricia Hannan In 2009 I began to work with refugees as a volunteer. First there was a training course. I thought most volunteers would be retired, but four of us were senior c ...


Speaking out on the TPPA

Kevin Toomey OP shares his personal submission on the TPPA with us.  In the introduction he makes three points about the TPPA: That our government should not pass this Agreement in ...




Click here for the May 2016 Jubilee 800 Update with details of a national gathering in November.

ST CATHERINE OF SIENA AND MERCY – a Year of Mercy Reflection from Margaret Butler (Powerpoint format – 6MB)

Click here for news about the restoration of the Dominican Priory in Dunedin.

Click here for news and photos of Opening Celebrations for the 800 Anniversary Celebrations.