Torch Illustration by Aneesah Mcnamee, OP


Mission of the Dominican Center

Rooted in the charism of Saint Dominic and formed in the Christian spiritual and social traditions, the Dominican Center: Spirituality for Mission assists people of every faith to nurture a thoughtful, prayerful relationship with God and to be a strong voice in the world for God’s justice.

Torch Illustration by aneesah mcnamee, OP

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Season of Creation 2022

Download Creation-centered prayer and liturgical resources
for the Season of Creation
September 1 to October 4, 2022

Available in Spanish here.

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Welcome the new Director


The Dominican Center’s
new Director
S. Barbara Matievich, OP

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Congratulations, Pope Francis!

Photo by Ashwin Vaswani on Unsplash

9th Anniversary of Election as Pope
March 13,  2022
Thank you for your wise and courageous leadership
in renewing the Church.

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Fall Equinox – Festival of Mabon

This year the fall equinox occurs on Thursday September 22, 2020 in the northern hemisphere. This is a point of perfect balance as is its counterpart the Spring Equinox. Night and day are again of equal length and in perfect equilibrium. ...

Changes at the Dominican Center

There are changes afoot at the Dominican Center: Spirituality for Mission. After serving for four years Karen Rossman has stepped down as the Director. Now the Dominican Center has a new Director in Barbara Matievich OP. Barbara introduces herself and her enthusiasm for the future of the Center....

Escucha la Voz de la Creación

¡El Tiempo de la Creación te bendice! Nos complace que hayas recibido esta Guía Litúrgica del Tiempo de la Creación 2022 con el fin de que puedas experimentar los dones litúrgicos de este recurso. Que este tiempo profundice tu conversión ecológica actual y anime tu vocación ecológica de nuevas maneras....

Season of Creation: Listen to the Voice of Creation

The Season of Creation is dedicated to prayer, reflection, and celebration of God as Creator, the gifts of creation, and our urgent mission given by God to care for creation. This guide is designed to help Christian communities celebrate the Season through effective, focused Sunday liturgies. Available also in Spanish.......

Newsletter Summer 2022

The Summer newsletter features a summer retreat opportunity. It provides a brief bio for each of the three directors. This newsletter includes a thoughtful article focusing on the need to end gun violence. As citizens it is time to call our country back to its founding values and dreams....

Pray and Reflect

Want to pray more deeply? Spend time with our scriptural and liturgical reflections designed to enrich and nurture your prayer. We are preaching the Word…Learn more

Transform the World

Are you looking for a contemporary spirituality alert to, responsive to, and embodying the kind of truth that will help create a more just and life-giving world community? A spirituality that is needed for this time in history?…Learn more

Celebrate People of Faith

Do you want to hear about other faith traditions? We offer reflections on interfaith, ecumenical feasts and festivities. We pray for each other throughout the year…Learn more

Spiritual Direction

Do you want to meet with a spiritual companion or do you feel called to become one? We offer both. See our information under Spiritual Direction…Learn more