May 2016: Congratulations and welcome to our newest Dominican Family members!
On Sunday, April 24, 2016 nine men and women made their Dominican Family First Commitment!
The 2016 Commitment Class:
(top row) Emilie Robert, Krystle Powell, Maria Burdick (center row) Dawn Martinez, John Hamman, Elizabeth Detweiler (bottom row) Saundra Coffey, Cathy Petro, Claudia Toomey
Below are some photos from the Commitment Mass courtesy of Kelly Reed and Sr. Wanda Jinks, O.P.
Each of the newly Committed Dominicans submitted their intention of living as a Dominican for one year and stated so publicly.
The newly Committed inscribed their name in the Dominican Family Register.
Leadership Team Installation
During the Commitment Mass, Kevin Smith was installed as Future Chair of the Dominican Family Leadership Team and Neil Douglas was installed as Councilor. Lynn Hogan is also a new Councilor on the Leadership Team, but she was not able to attend due to a scheduling conflict.