Reception of Novices

On Saturday 10th February we gathered in St Mary's Blaauwbosch to celebrate the Reception of Nonhlanhla, Maria Tam, Sphelele and Maria Thuy.

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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...

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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

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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...

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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

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