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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A Preached Retreat with Megan McElroy, OP, and Leobardo Almazan, OP

July 23, 2017 / Sunday - July 28, 2017 / Friday

7:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Using the Dominican Parable model, meaning Dominican women and men preaching together on the daily Scripture, Father Leo and Sister...


Spirituality – A Dimension of Patient Care In Holistic Healthcare

August 09, 2017 / Wednesday

6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

The provision of spiritual or religious care in healthcare has received prominence in national reports, guidelines, and standards since...


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

September 23, 2017 / Saturday

8:30 am - 11:30 am

Dominican Center invites you to Be Still in Sacred Spaces, a special morning to treat yourself to...