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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.

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- Spirituality for Mission -

Season of Creation 2019

Dedicated to  prayer, reflection and celebration
of God as Creator, of the gifts of Creation,
of the mission to care for Creation in today’s crisis

Check here  for an Introduction
and weekly Sunday liturgy suggestions

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September 11th!

It is time to remember ….

On September 11th,
American consciousness was raised.
There was much to learn about ourselves
and about our place in the global community

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Spiritual Direction Internship

Applications now being accepted
for the fall class of spiritual direction interns.
If you are interested or
if you have  any questions about spiritual direction,
please use this site to learn more.

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Rosh Hashanah 2012 by Joshua Bousel / CC BY-NC-SA 2.0
Judaism

Rosh Hashanah

September 17, 2019
Rosh Hashanah is the birthday of the universe. The Rosh Hashanah actually means Head of the Year. This is one of Judaism’s holiest days and it marks the beginning of a 10-day period of a call to repentance and reconciliation which culminates on Yom Kippur (Day of Atonement)....
Dominican Voices

REMEMBERING SEPTEMBER 11th

September 10, 2019
For all Americans and many others, remembering the horrifying events that happened on September 11, 2001 brings many images to mind. That September, our American consciousness was raised. There was much to learn about ourselves and about our place in the global community. Today, we need to remember 9/11....
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Season of Creation 2019

Fifth Sunday of the Season of Creation 2019

September 9, 2019
Today’s readings carry a harsh warning to the complacent. Conversion can come too late. In the context of the current complex ecological and social crisis, time is running out. Are there specific ways you and your community can raise awareness of the urgency and respond to it?...
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Season of Creation 2019

Fourth Sunday of the Season of Creation 2019

September 9, 2019
Successful human life is not measured by wealth or power but by rich relationships and growing personal, social, and ecological harmony. Are you currently living this gospel vision of the “good life?” Is your community? What next steps in integral conversion are possible for you?...
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Season of Creation 2019

Third Sunday of the Season of Creation 2019

September 9, 2019
Today’s liturgy challenges the idolatry of wealth and consumption in today’s world while assuring us of God’s forgiveness and readiness to welcome our return, what Pope Francis has called our ecological conversion. And it points us toward the mission that God is offering us despite our past sinfulness....

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