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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June 10, 2016 / Friday - June 10, 2016 / Friday

8:30pm - 10:00pm

Integrating Wisdom, Contemplation and Social Justice: Conversation with Fr. Don Goergen,OP

Join us for Fair Trade Coffee and have a conversation with Fr. Don Goergen, OP Influenced by the lives, work, and examples of Teilhard...


June 17, 2016 / Friday - June 18, 2016 / Saturday

6:00pm - 8:30 pm

Writing as a Spiritual Practice – Retreat

This year marks our 4th annual Writing as Spiritual Practice retreat. The retreat offers all new writing prompts and activities to...


June 19, 2016 / Sunday - June 24, 2016 / Friday

5:30pm - 3:00pm

Journey Into Silence Retreat (6 days) – Conway, MI

This tranquil center near Petoskey is nestled between a nature preserve and woodlands, and located within walking distance of Crooked...