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Dominican Ecclesial Institute
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For the past fifty years there has been a steady decline in the number of men and women entering religious life in the United States. If you believe that you are being called to the priesthood or religious life there are resources available to you. If you are drawn to the charism of the Order of Preachers then the resources here will help you get started with the process of discernment.
"My sheep hear my voice, and I know them, and they follow me."
-John 10:27 NRSV-CE
Order of Preachers Central Province
Adrian Dominican Sisters
Experiencing the Call