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Center for Education & Spirituality

The Center for Education and Spirituality offers educational and spiritual enrichment for Bay Area residents interested in exploring the relationship between spirit and the modern world.

The center provides diverse symposiums, lectures, tutorials, workshops, series, retreats, panels, and round tables where we explore insight into our individual and collective spiritual lives.

The Dominican Sisters welcome you to a space where we may expand our understanding of our self and spirit.

We are always interested in hearing ideas about what topics you'd like to explore at the Center for Education and Spirituality. Please feel free to share your ideas at To browse future events not listed here, please visit our Events Calendar.


New Years Eve Retreat

Monday, December 31, 2018 - 7:00pm to 10:30pm


Our annual New Year's Eve retreat is Monday, December 31, 2018 from 7:00-10:30pm. This year our theme is "Divine Encounters Embracing the Spirit of God" with Fr. Bart Landry, C.S.P. We will have a reflection, Eucharist, and festive dessert! 

Please join us at the Dominican Sisters of Mission San Jose Chapel at 43326 Mission Circle (off Mission Tierra), Fremont, CA 94539.

RSVP by Dec. 28 at or call (510) 933-6360. 

February Taizé

Friday, February 15, 2019 - 8:00pm to 9:00pm

Taizé Prayer will be held from 8PM to 9PM in our Chapel on February 15.

This is an ecumenical service of prayer and song, open to all faiths and people of all ages. Don't hesitate bring a friend or two.

For more information, please contact Sister Marcia Krause, OP at (510) 502-5797