Solemn Profession of Vows of Br. Nicholas Reynolds, OP

The Province of St. Martin de Porres, joyfully announces the Solemn Profession of Brother Nicholas Daniel Reynolds, O.P., received by the Very Reverend Thomas M. Condon, O.P., Prior Provincial. The Mass of Solemn Profession will be on Saturday, May 27, … Continue reading

Dominican Preaching in LSU – Tiger Country!

Fr. Charles Johnson, O.P., Director of Vocations will be at Christ the King Parish and Catholic Center at LSU for the 11:45 am Mass and lunch on Thursday, April 6th.  Fr. Charlie will be available to meet with students interested in learning … Continue reading

​Dominican and Holy Cross Novices Gather in Colorado

Dominican novices from the Provinces of St. Albert the Great and St. Martin de Porres joined Congregation of the Holy Cross novices at the Holy Cross Novitiate in Cascade, Colorado for the “Living Celibacy” workshop on March 6-7 with Benedictine … Continue reading

First Vocations Admissions Board

This weekend the Dominican Province of St. Martin de Porres held its first admissions board for the 2017-2018 novitiate class. Carlos Salas (3rd from right) was accepted and will be begin his novitiate year in August 2017! Carlos is a senior … Continue reading

Dominican Formators Meet

Dominican formators from the Provinces of St. Martin de Porres and St. Albert the Great meet at the house of studies, St. Dominic Priory in St. Louis, Missouri. Statue of St. Dominic outside of St. Dominic Priory in St. Louis, … Continue reading

Come and See Weekend

Come and See Weekend for the Dominican Provinces of Saint Albert the Great and Saint Martin de Porres a great success! In the photo, St. Martin de Porres Province weekend participants gather with some student friars and Vocation Director, Fr. … Continue reading

Silence and Equality

Thirty friars walk down for dinner on a Thursday evening, but this is not just any normal evening. There is no talking as we walk down, no discussion on the updates of the most recent election polls, no philosophical discussions, … Continue reading

Dominican Preaching in Seahawk Country – UNCW

Fr. Charles Johnson, O.P., Director of Vocations for the Dominicans will be visiting the Newman Center at the University of North Carolina – Wilmington this weekend. Join him and other students at “Friday Fun” night, Sept. 9th at 7:00 pm … Continue reading

Vocations Director at Stephen F. Austin State University

On Wednesday, August 24, Fr. Charlie Johnson, O.P., Director of Vocations, will be with the Catholic Lumberjacks at St. Mary’s Catholic Campus Ministry at Stephen F. Austin State University in Nacogdoches, Texas. Fr. Charlie will lead a retreat day for the … Continue reading

Three Men Receive the Habit and Begin Novitiate

On August 8th three men received the habit of the Order of Friars Preachers (Dominicans) and began the year long novitiate. During this time the brothers are called novices and the goal for them is to come to understand the nature … Continue reading

Pre-Novitiate Photos

The 2016 Pre-Novitiate is underway at Our Lady Queen of Peace Retreat Center in Dancyville, TN, just east of Memphis. In the large group photo, Dominican friars Jude McPeak, OP, (Director of Vocations, Province of St. Albert the Great), James … Continue reading