About Joan Hardiman, O.P.

Joan is a member of the Aotearoa New Zealand Dominican Sisters. She has been a member of the Dominican Preaching Team with Peter Murnane, O.P. for the past five years, giving parish retreats throughout New Zealand and Australia.

The cup of glory

Wednesday of the Second Week of Lent, based on Matthew 20:17-28

Becoming a new shoot, or perhaps a shooting star…

Tuesday of the 1st week of Advent, based on Isaiah 11:1-10

A fig tree

Thursday of 26th Week, based on John 1:47-51

Light of our lives

Friday of 21st Week, based on Matthew 25:1-13


Thursday of 14th Week, based on Matthew 10:7-15

Living Respectfully

11th Sunday, based on Luke 7:36-8:3