On August 8, 2016 these men entered our novitiate for the Eastern Dominican Province in Ohio.
Pray for these men who have been accepted for the 2016 Novitiate class for the Eastern Province Dominicans.
The official 2015-2016 Studentate photo for the Dominican Province of St. Joseph (Eastern) at the Dominican House of Studies and St. Dominic Priory in Washington DC.
If you are interested in getting to know more of the Dominican Province of St. Joseph after a vocation weekend, here you will find more information on how to do that.
A religious vocation given to a son or daughter can be perceived as a great blessing to a family. It can also be perceived as a threat. If you think God is calling you to be a Dominican friar, and your parents are opposed, here are some things to keep in mind.
Aquinas does not encourage a man to practice a “discernment” of Dominican life in order to distinguish it from other possible vocations in the Church. The reason is simple. Growth in charity results only from a divine gift given. We call this gift, the gift of grace.
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When considering qualities of the states of life within the Church, it is helpful to look at what the Church actually teaches. Certainly these documents/texts should be prayerfully studied by any young man considering a consecrated religious vocation.
An overview of the life of Holy Father, St. Dominic
These men have been accepted for the 2014 Novitiate class for the Dominican Province of St. Joseph.