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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Justice Conversation: Care for the Earth – Do I Make a Difference?

August 24, 2017 / Thursday

6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

Pope Francis in Laudato Si writes: “I urgently appeal, then, for a new dialogue about how we are shaping the future of our planet...


Be Still in Sacred Spaces: A Morning of Relaxation and Peace

September 23, 2017 / Saturday

8:30 am - 11:30 am

Life often has us running hard and pushing beyond our limits, which leaves little time to nurture our body, mind, or spirit. With this...


Farm to Altar Table Workshop

September 24, 2017 / Sunday

2:00 pm - 3:30 pm

This workshop makes the connection between the bread on the altar table to what arises from the soil; linking farmers, farm practices...