Vocations Blog


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Seven new priests thank God for the gift of priesthood during a Mass of Thanksgiving

The First and Last Mass


Seven new Dominican priests celebrated a Mass of Thanksgiving at the Dominican House of Studies. This homily is from the subprior of the community, Fr. Jacob Restrick OP.

Provincial News

Ordination Mass Homily of Archbishop Di Noia


On May 20, 2017, seven Dominican friars were ordained to the priesthood at St. Dominic’s Church in Washington, DC by Archbishop Augustine Di Noia, O.P.

Could this be the first in the Dominican Order worldwide?

Dominican Cooperator Brother Vocation Weekend + First Ever in the Order


The Eastern Province Dominicans are organizing a “come & see” weekend for the cooperator brother vocation in New York City – October 6-8, 2017.

Opportunities abound to visit us

ANNOUNCING 2017-18 VOCATION WEEKENDS & 2017 Summer Events


Our next vocation weekends for the 2017-18 academic year and 2017 Summer vocation events

Provincial News

Seven Friars to be Ordained Priests


Archbishop J. Augustine DiNoia, O.P. will ordain 7 of our brothers on Saturday, May 20th

Three Conversion Stories

Coming Home to the Catholic Faith


The Coming Home Network International recently shared the stories of four of our friars into the Catholic Faith and into the Dominican Order.

Fr. Gregory Pine OP offers principles of Discernment

Theology of Vocation with St. Thomas Aquinas (video)


Christian identity, vocation, mission, and destiny issue from and return to Trinitarian communion, giving glory to God in the rich beauty of varied and diverse states.

The Powerful Intercession of the Dominican Nuns & Sisters

The Lord has Given Us Great Hopes of a Good Catch!


Augustine Marogi OP on Rosary

The Rosary and the Greatest Vocation ever known


There is a special kind of thrill connected to receiving a mission from the Creator of the universe, a mission that is specifically tailored to an individual whose life may seemingly be inconsequential to the rest of the world.

Bl. Pier Georgio Frassati

Dominican Young Adult Frassati Fellowships


The Dominican Friars of the Province of St. Joseph are chaplains to 10 young adult ministries, including 7 Frassati Fellowships. Get involved and build up the Church.