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Daughters of Mary
Bel-Air Port-au-Prince, Haiti B.P. 1374


Daughters of Wisdom
385 S. Ocean Ave. Islip, NY, 11751
"We are called in community to seek and contemplate Divine Wisdom present in a world that hungers for meaning, justice and compassion. We seek to bring the message of Jesus, Incarnate Wisdom, to people experiencing injustice, violence, poverty and oppression, especially women and children."
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Dominican Sisters of Blauvelt
496 Western Hwy. Blauvelt, NY 10913
"Our Mission is to preach the Good News of the compassionate love of God for each person with a special consciousness and presence to those who are poor and on the margins of society. Our charism is rooted deeply in the Gospel of Jesus and is expressed in our works through compassion, justice, hope and healing."
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Dominican Sisters of Hope
299 N. Highland Ave. Ossining, NY 10562
"We live the Gospel mandate to minister to and with the economically poor and marginalized. We choose a simple lifestyle and make ministerial choices that affirm, respect and call forth each sister's gifts and talents."
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Dominican Sisters of Sparkill
175 Route 340 Sparkill, NY 10976
"We commit ourselves to the goal of the proclamation of the reign of God through a ministry for justice wherein we focus on enablement of the poor, of the powerless of the oppressed, and of the spiritually deprived people of our times."
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Franciscan Missionaries of Mary
3305 Wallace Ave. Bronx, NY 10467
"We are women religious who come from many countries, and live in international communities. Called by the Spirit to cross boundaries of culture, language and belief, we are ready to go to any part of the world to spread the good news of God's love for everyone."
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Franciscan Sisters of Allegany
P.O. Box W St. Bonaventure, NY 14778
"We seek to live the Gospel of Our Lord Jesus Christ.  We witness to God's love in the Franciscan tradition by living as sisters to all creation and by joyfully serving others, especially those who are poor or marginalized."
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Franciscan Sisters of Peace
20 Ridge St. Haverstraw, NY 10927
"We commit to educating toward a lifestyle characterized by the Christian and Franciscan perspective of simplicity and non-violence in a global community.
Peacemaking is the charism of our Community."
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Good Shepherd Sisters
82-31 Doncaster Pl. Jamaica, NY 11432
The Sisters of the Good Shepherd approach each person with the same care of Jesus, the Good Shepherd. We are guided by the principle that, “One person is of more value than a world.”
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Grey Nuns of the Sacred Heart
1750 Quarry Rd. Yardley, PA 19067
"We, the Grey nuns of the Sacred Heart, are dedicated to contemplating and incarnating Gospel values.  As daughters of St. Marguerite d'Youville, Mother of Universal Charity, who was motivated by a consciousness of God as Eternal Father, we contiune her mission:  To be signs of God's constant and unconditional love for every person."
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Missionary Sisters of St. Benedict
350 Cuba Hill Rd. Huntington, NY 11743
“Some Sisters say it is a mystery why women are flocking to their fold, but Sister Benigna Kwapisiewicz, the novice mistress, explained there are three aspects of their community which young people are attracted to. The Missionary Sisters of St. Benedict wear a traditional black habit and veil which identity them as brides of Christ. Secondly, the Sisters live, work and pray communally in their home, the guest home and chapel. And thirdly, their life is centered on work and prayer."
Learn More About the Missionay Sisters of St. Benedict


Nursing Sisters of the Sick Poor
984 N. Village Ave. Rockville Centre, NY 11570


Oblate Sisters of the Most Holy Redeemer
290 Babylon Tpke. Roosevelt, NY 11575


Religious of the Holy Union
550 Rock St. Fall River, MA 02720


Religious of the Sacred Heart of Mary
50 Wilson Park Dr. Tarrytown, NY 10591
"Women called to belong totally and undividedly to God, and to channel our energies to God's desires. We are also known as the RSHM."
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School Sisters of Notre Dame
345 Belden Hill Rd. Wilton, CT 06897
"Our mission is to proclaim the good news as School Sisters of Notre Dame (SSND), directing our entire lives toward that oneness for which Jesus Christ was sent."
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Sisters of the Cenacle
P.O. Box 2429 Ronkonkoma, NY 11779
"We work for the transformation of the world by awakening and deepening faith with and for the people of our times."
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Sisters of Charity of the Blessed Virgin Mary
6364 N. Sheridan Rd. Chicago, IL 60660
"We are women of steadfast love called to live the mission of Jesus through the core values of...Freedom, Charity, Education, and Justice."
Learn More About the Sisters of Charity of the Blessed Virgin Mary


Sisters of Charity of Halifax
16 Pembroke Street. Williston Park, NY 11596
"The mission of the Sisters of Charity - Halifax is to give joyful witness to love: the love of God, of one another, and of all persons."
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Sisters of Charity of New York
6301 Riverdale Ave. Mt. St. Vincent; Bronx, NY 10458


Sisters of the Cross and Passion
One Wright Lane N. Kingstown, RI 02852
"Our charism, identification with Jesus Christ in the mystery of His Passion, Death and Resurrection, given to us is a gift for the Church and the world. Today, our Passionist Sisters and Associates live out this gift in a spirit of compassion, solidarity and justice, rooted in the Gospel and the crucified of the world. They bring the joy and hope of the Resurrection to the pain of the world today."
Learn More About the Sisters of the Cross and Passion


Sisters of the Holy Cross
2213 Eulid Ave. Austin, TX 78704


Sisters of the Holy Family of Nazareth
1428 Monroe Tpke. Monroe, CT 06468


Sisters, Lovers of the Holy Cross
St. Paul's Cottage Cedar Swamp Rd. Brookville, NY 11545


Sisters of Mercy - Brooklyn Region
273 Willoughby Ave. Brooklyn, NY 11205
"Our challenge — to foster a contemplative spirit, to be moved to conversion of heart and to act in solidarity with our brothers and sisters throughout the earth to bring about a more merciful and just world."
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Sisters of Notre Dame de Namur
1531 Greenspring Valley Rd. Stevenson, MD 21153


Sisters of the Presentation of the BVM
880 Jackson Ave. New Windsor, NY 12553
"We, the Sisters of the Presentation of the Blessed Virgin Mary, inspired by our foundress, Nano Nagle, commit ourselves to the Gospel values of hope, justice, freedom, and human dignity.  In union with one another, we pledge ourselves to act for and with the opressed of the world, and to care for the earth."
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Sisters, Servants of the Immaculate Heart of Mary
2300 Adams Ave. Scranton, PA 18510
"Animated by out charism of love, creative hope, and fidelity, and in imitation of Mary, we, the Sisters, Sercants of the Immaculate Heart of Mary, Pannsylvania, proclaim the Gospel message in the spirit of Jesus the Redeemer."
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Sisters of St. Dominic
555 Albany Ave. Amityville, NY 11701
"As members of the Dominican Congregation of the Holy Cross, we are active contemplatives, vowed and bonded members sharing a variety of gifts and cultures."
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Sisters of St. Joseph (Brentwood)
1725 Brentwood Rd. Brentwood, NY 11717
"We are ordinary women you can meet anywhere, any day. Our hope is that we do ordinary things with an extraordinary vision: the love of God and all people."
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Sisters of St. Joseph (Carondelet)
385 Watervliet-Shaker Rd Latham, NY 12110
"Called by God and passionate for the mission of Jesus, the Sisters of St. Joseph come together to serve all persons. With a distinctive spirit of hospitality and a particular concern for the poor, we witness to the Gospel message by being a unifying and reconciling presence to a world in need."
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Ursuline Sisters of Tildonk
81-15 Utopia Pkwy. Jamaica, NY 11432

  

 

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