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" fellow Friar said to me,
'Stay close to the Nuns. They will keep you close to God,
and they will watch over your vocation.'"

Newsletter Spring 2023

“With great delight I sat in his shadow, and his fruit was sweet to my taste.” (Song of Songs 2:3)

Newsletter Winter 2022

“Let Your steadfast love, O Lord, be upon us, as we place our hope in You.” (Psalm 33:22)

Newsletter Winter 2021

"Jerusalem, arise and stand upon the heights, and behold the joy which comes to you from God."

Newsletter Summer 2021

800th Jubilee Edition

Arlington Catholic Herald

"In 2008, the religious community of cloistered Dominican nuns arrived at their long-awaited home: St. Dominic’s Monastery in Linden. From atop their Blue Mountain property, the women could see the Blue Ridge Mountains, the Shenandoah Valley and the greenery of the 198 acres that surrounded them. They had a beautiful spot to spend their lives in prayer and contemplation, but the monastery wasn’t complete. More than a decade later, they're hoping to finish their permanent home."

Newsletter Spring 2021

“O chosen people, proclaim the mighty works of Him who called you out of darkness into His wonderful light, alleluia!” Easter Communion Antiphon

Newsletter Winter 2020

“O Radiant Dawn, Splendor of Eternal Light, Sun of Justice, come and shine on those who dwell in darkness and in the shadow of death.”

Newsletter Summer 2020

"O send forth Your light and Your truth; they will guide me on. They will bring me to Your holy mountain, to the place where You dwell." (Psalm 43:3)

Newsletter Spring 2020

"Faithful Cross beyond all others, Noble tree of priceless worth, Never forest was productive Of such blossom, leaf or seed. Honored wood and nails more honored Christ as burden to sustain.” - “Pange Lingua” ancient Passiontide hymn

Newsletter Winter 2019

“While gentle silence enveloped all things, and night in its swift course was now half gone, Your all-powerful Word leaped from heaven, from the royal throne, into the midst of the land that was doomed.”

Newsletter Summer 2019

“From the rising of the sun to its setting, may the Name of the Lord be praised."

Newsletter Spring 2019

“These I will bring to my holy mountain and make them joyful in my house of prayer.”

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