Publications

For the September 2017 issue of Compañeros Dominicanos, the DDG's bilingual news magazine, click this image.

Publications

The Dominican Development Group publishes a monthly newsletter (Companion News), a quarterly bilingual magazine (Compañeros Dominicanos), and brochures and other miscellaneous publications. The DDG’s magazine, Compañeros Dominicanos, was formerly named the Joint CD Newsletter. Copies of the newsletter and the magazine are archived online at the links below. Other publications are linked below the magazine and newsletter.

Archived issues of Companion News

2017
January 17 | February 28 | March 16 | March 30 | April 25 | May 30 | June 30 | July 25 | August 22 | September 27

2016
January 11 | February 3 | March 11 | April 21 | May 16 | June 7 | July 13 | August 31 | September 30 | October 31 | November 30

2015
March 9 | April 14 | May 14 | June 17 | July 15 | July 31 | August 18 | September 3 | October 13 | November 10 | December 10 | December 18 |

Archived issues of Compañeros Dominicanos

2017
March 2017 | June 2017 | September 2017

2016
January 2016 | May 2016 | September 2016 | December 2016

2015
January 2015 | September 2015

2014
May 2014 | October 2014

2013
May 2013 | December 2013

2012
January 2012 | April 2012 | November 2012

Archived issues of Joint CD Newsletter

2011
April 2011 | August 2011

2010
April 2010 | August 2010 | December 2010

Vacation Bible School Booklets for 2017 and 2016

The Christian Education Committee of the Diocese of the Dominican Republic has created two Vacation Bible School booklets for use in the summer of 2017. For the booklet designed for younger children, click here. For the booklet designed for older children, click here. For the English text of the lessons, click here.

The 2016 VBS booklets are also available. For the booklet designed for younger children, click here. For the booklet designed for older children, click here.

Sermons

The DDG is collecting sermons on the topic of mission work in the Diocese of the Dominican Republic. Suggested additions to this collection may be sent to the website editor at (communications@dominicandevelopmentgroup.org).

David Morrow (May 1, 2016)

Church Histories

Emily Gibson, a longterm volunteer working in the Mission Team Support Office of the Diocese of the Dominican Republic, is working in collaboration with the DDG to compile brief histories of all of the churches in the Dominican Episcopal Church. These histories will be posted on this webpage as they are completed.

La Epifanía | San Pablo Apóstol | San Tito | Santa Cruz | Santa María la Virgen

Prayers
Mission teams often use prayers in their daily devotions that are written for their specific work locations and types of activities. A collection of these prayers is available below. If your mission team has a prayer that could be added to this section, please send it to communications@dominicandevelopmentgroup.org.

A prayer from the island of Hispaniola | A table blessing from Bishop Holguín | A prayer booklet from Rhode Island missioners | A prayer booklet from Georgia missioners | A prayer sheet from Rhode Island missioners | The Lord’s Prayer in Spanish |

Map
The Dominican Development Group is collaborating with the Communications Committee of the Diocese of the Dominican Republic to post an interactive map of the Episcopal churches, schools, and other institutions in the Dominican Republic. All of the locations are not plotted yet, but new ones are being added weekly. The locations will feature exact GPS coordinates and photographs. To access this map, click here.

Fact Sheets
One-page fact sheet about the DDG (last updated January 23, 2017)

Clergy and Staff Directory of the Episcopal Diocese of the Dominican Republic
2017 Directory (updated January 25, 2017)

Bulletins
Hurricane Sandy (November 2012)
AIDS (December 2010)
Haiti (April 2010)

Brochures and Flyers
Endowment Fund for the Diocese of the Dominican Republic

Scholarship Program for Dominican Episcopal Schools

2014 Mission Project for the Venice Deanery (Diocese of Southwest Florida)

2014 Mission Project for the Tampa Deanery (Diocese of Southwest Florida)

Bulletins
Hurricane Sandy (November 2012)

AIDS (December 2010)

Haiti (April 2010)

Team Commissioning Documents
Nebraska (May 2014)

Tampa Deanery, Southwest Florida (May 2014)

Tampa Deanery, Southwest Florida (May 2013)

Tampa Deanery, Southwest Florida (May 2012)

Tampa Deanery, Southwest Florida (May 2011)

Tampa Deanery, Southwest Florida (April 2010)

Travel Forms

DR-Immigration (version 1)

DR-Immigration (version 2)

DR-Customs

US-Customs

Other Publications
November 2013: Why Go on a Mission Trip?

June 2015: Helpful Hints for Mission Teams

June 2013: Bishop Isaac’s history of the Dominican Episcopal Church (Spanish) (English)

April 2017: John Gruetzmacher’s One-Page History of The Episcopal Church in the Dominican Republic

April 2013: Bishop Holguin’s Review of the Dominican Episcopal Church’s History and Current Programs

June 2012: Iglesia Episcopal Dominicana – The Same Episcopal Church, Two Different Cultures