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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Exploring Migration: A Faith Journey

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

6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

We are living in a world where ...

  • The United Nations reports 244 million international migrants, the highest number ever...


Creative Transformation: A New Chapter for a New Year

January 17, 2018 / Wednesday

6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

Begin the new year with a reawakening to your authentic self. In this Creative Transformation program, take time to remember who you...


A Yes for Humanity: One Step Closer to Nuclear Disarmament

January 30, 2018 / Tuesday

6:30 pm - 8:00 pm

Dominican Sisters Carol Gilbert, OP, and Ardeth Platte, OP, were present at the United Nations for nearly five weeks this past...