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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April 29, 2016 / Friday - April 30, 2016 / Saturday

7:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Enneagram: Nine Paths for Human and Spiritual Integration

This workshop focuses on ways the Enneagram can help facilitate human growth in relation to one’s personal faith journey. It’s...


June 06, 2016 / Monday - June 06, 2016 / Monday

8:30 am - 10:30 am

Meeting Mercy – Looking in the Mirror with Ann Willits, OP

When we look in the mirror, our prayer might be: Gracious God of laughter, help me to accept the truth about myself no matter how...


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...