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.
There are 19 transitional deacons in formation for the Dominican Province of St. Joseph.
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.
On August 8, 2014 the Dominican Province of St. Joseph received 12 men into our novitiate at St. Gertrude Priory in Cincinnati, OH. Pray for these men!
The Dominican Province of St. Joseph joyfully announces the Ordination of their Brothers to the Priesthood of Jesus Christ on May 23, 2014
Most men who come to the Order of Preachers have done a significant amount of research. Here are some important documents if you want a closer look at what shapes the Order of Preachers.
Ever since I first heard the good news in 2007, and lately the news of the increasing numbers of inquirers, applicants and admissions, I have been wondering what it all means. It is surely an intriguing development-something nobody in the province was really expecting. It strikes me that we need to think a bit about the significance of this extraordinary grace. Why is God calling all these outstanding young men to the Order, to our province, at this moment?