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

- Spirituality for Mission -

Prayer for Healing

As the Coronavirus threatens our world
the Dominican Center turns to
God in prayer.
We ask for healing and help.

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40th Anniversary Celebration

The Dominican Center
begins its 40th Anniversary Celebration!
Join us in the remembrances, prayer, reflections,
Dominican Preaching for our Times!

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Season of Creation 2020

 Join in prayer during the

Season of Creation 2020

to embrace our mission  of Care for for Earth.

Resource available in Spanish here.

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- Recent Posts -


Indigenous Peoples’ Day Liturgy

October 11, 2020
Columbus Day is now celebrated in many faith communities as Indigenous Peoples’ Day. This change acknowledges the ignorance, arrogance, and destructive White Supremacy of the colonial invaders. It celebrates the indigenous’ mystical wisdom desperately needed to redeem Earth now. Note: this material is not officially approved in any denomination....
“Slichot” Prayer by Mark Neyman for Government Press Office / CC BY-NC-SA 2.0

Yom Kippur

September 26, 2020
Photo: “Slichot” Prayer by Mark Neyman for Government Press Office / CC BY-NC-SA 2.0 Yom Kippur 2020 begins at sundown on Sunday, September  27th.  This is the holiest day of the year for our Jewish brothers and sisters.  It is often called a day of atonement and reconciliation.  Jewish people...
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Fall Equinox – Festival of Mabon

September 22, 2020
This year the fall equinox occurs on Tuesday 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. ...

Between Heaven and Earth

September 18, 2020
Jill writes: driving home after work, I saw this bridge of cloud and sky and it struck me as there is a thin line between Heaven and Earth. It spoke so many things to me, and reminded me of the good and bad moments of my day and Isaiah 25....
Rosh Hashanah 2012 by Joshua Bousel / CC BY-NC-SA 2.0

Rosh Hashanah

September 17, 2020
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)....

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