On Sunday, August 7th, the Dominican Central Province begins its 800th Jubilee Assembly at Dominican University in River Forest, IL. As part of the week-long gathering, the Order of Preachers recognizes 15 men celebrating Jubilee anniversaries. Friars celebrate their profession of simple vows as well as their ordination to the priesthood.
For the first time, this year’s Assembly will also include profession of Simple Vows (Fr. Dominic Ibok, OP; Br. Stephen Peterson, OP, Br. Thomas Mary Wagaman, OP), Solemn Vows (Br. Reginald Wolford, OP), and the Vestition of this year’s Novice class (Joseph DeGuire, Jason Lewitzke, Brandon Miranda, John Sebastian Santoro, Alain El Howayek, and Hoang Nguyen).
Sunday August 7 6:30 pm
First Vespers of St. Dominic with Simple Profession
Monday August 8 4:00 pm
Wednesday August 10 6:30 pm