This page contains resources for prayer and Sacraments, as well as information related to seasonal liturgical traditions and events.
Religious Life Resources:
For information concerning a religious vocation with the Western Dominican friars, click here.
Information about the Dominican Order:
- International Order Website
- Western Dominican Province
- Dominican Friar Vocations
- Lectio Divina with the Dominicans
- Dominican Saints & Blesseds
- Cambridge University: 800 Years of Dominicans & Books
For information concerning a vocation to the diocesan priesthood, visit: LAvocations.org
Religious Life Resources:
Links to Dominican Women's congregations and monasteries:
- Dominican Sisters of San Rafael
- Dominican Sisters of Mission San Jose
- Dominican Sisters of Oakford
- Dominican Sisters of St. Cecilia
- Dominican Sisters of Mary, Mother of the Eucharist
- Corpus Christi Monastery
- Monastery of the Angels
- Sisters of Notre Dame - minister at St. Dominic's Parish & Grade School
For help with discernment of a vocation to priesthood, marriage or religious life, please click the link here.
The Word 2021
Don't miss this free event!
Join Fr. Mike Schmitz, Chris Stefanick, and 68 more presenters at The Word 2021 as they help you break open the Bible and find clarity, hope, and joy, even in the midst of uncertain times. Come and be inspired and refreshed!
As the New Year begins we know a great many Catholics are anxious about what the future might hold and are struggling to maintain a positive outlook.
This is why we've partnered with Mark Hart and 70 of the most effective and inspirational Bible experts in the Church to host The Word 2021 Catholic Bible Summit, Feb. 11-13.
This will be the largest virtual gathering of its kind...and it's FREE to attend.
Featuring Fr. Mike Schmitz, Dr. Scott & Kimberly Hahn, Chris Stefanick, Curtis Martin, Patrick Madrid, Danielle Bean, Fr. Josh Johnson and many more presenters, this is sure to be an unprecedented gathering.
The presenters will be opening the Bible for Catholics to help them find clarity, hope, and joy, even in the midst of uncertain times. This is a perfect compliment to any faith formation or Bible study offerings you currently have.
Behind the Veil Tour
Available on YouTube
If you or someone you know missed us on Behind the Veil, it was recorded and is now available for viewing! We encourage you to share with friends, family, and anyone interested in discerning or supporting vocations.
What a special treat to see inside a cloister for the Dominican Nuns in Menlo Park, California! Sr. Joseph Marie, OP, takes us on a tour, including the chapel with heavenly singing, their common rooms, and their time of recreation! Three of the sisters share more about their own journey to the cloister and answer questions from discerners. You won't want to miss this experience!