The Poor Handmaids of Jesus Christ offer Taizé prayer services the first and third Wednesday of the month to the public. Our prayer services begin at 7pm EST and are available in-person or livestream at We welcome all denominations.

We Poor Handmaids of Jesus Christ of the American Province stand in solidarity with our sisters and brothers of Ukraine who are facing the unprovoked terrors of war. Catholic Relief Services is accepting donations to help the more than 2.9 million people in need of assistance.
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Worship is the purpose of this chapel – to respond to God’s unconditional love through beauty, music, words, actions. The chapel is the center of liturgical celebration and of community prayer for the Sisters. The Ancilla Domini Chapel is open to all who visit The Center at Donaldson.

In late 2021 the Poor Handmaid Provincial Leadership Team presented the new Vision that would lead the congregation into the future. It was developed by Poor Handmaid Sisters through discussions, prayer, and discernment. As the Vision is implemented throughout the ministries, check back for stories and inspiration.