Prayer, growth, transformation for people of all faiths

A Ministry of the Dominican Sisters

Learning and collaboration in an inclusive, hospitable environment

A Ministry of the Dominican Sisters

A hospitable environment for fostering learning and growth of persons, communities, and organizations

A Ministry of the Dominican Sisters

Discover places and resources for inspiration, learning, and contemplative practices

A Ministry of the Dominican Sisters

Welcome to Dominican Center at Marywood

A spirituality and conference center located on the peaceful 34-acre Marywood campus in Grand Rapids, Michigan.

A Ministry of the Dominican Sisters

Center for Spirituality

Begin or continue your journey into spiritual wholeness


Learning Programs

Connect with yourself and your faith through a program or event


Meetings & Conferences

Schedule a meeting or event in one of our inspirational spaces


Sacred Spaces at Marywood

Visit Marywood’s many sacred spaces to find solitude and peace


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Spirituality and the Enneagram

November 18, 2017 / Saturday

8:30 am - 4:00 pm

Understanding others through the lens of your basic enneagram orientation enables you to enrich relationships with family, friends, and...


Crossing Borders: Migration Theology and the Human Journey

January 15, 2018 / Monday - March 05, 2018 / Monday

6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Immigration is one of the most critical and controversial issues of our day, affecting not only our own country, but countries around...


Journey into Silence 4-Day Retreat in Conway, MI

March 22, 2018 / Thursday - March 25, 2018 / Sunday

5:30 pm - 3:00 pm

Silence the world around you. Silence the world within you. Silence the thoughts that shout out to you. In the stillness hear God’s...