Saint Dominic’s Monastery — Dominican Nuns

Cloistered Contemplative Nuns of the Order of Preachers

“I give thanks to my God at every remembrance of you,
praying always with joy in my every prayer for you.”
—Philippians 1:3

St. Catherine de Ricci Guild


Please consider joining the St. Catherine de Ricci Guild to help support the nuns of St. Dominic’s Monastery on a monthly basis.

Benefits of membership:

A perpetual membership in the monastery’s Eucharistic Adoration Association, which includes a weekly Mass for your intentions and a daily remembrance in the prayers and good works of the nuns

An invitation to join the nuns for Vespers on a Sunday evening in the fall, an opportunity to greet the nuns, followed by a wine and cheese reception at a nearby winery

How to join the Guild:

Register to make a monthly donation through Faith Direct.
Go to and use code VA556. Payment can come from your credit card or by direct withdrawal from a bank account. Monthly reminders of transactions can be sent to you by email. You will be able to change the amount of your donation at any time. In addition, tax statements conveniently can be sent to you by mail or downloaded by you online.

Or send a check directly to the monastery each month.

If you are between the ages of 20 and 35 and think you might have a vocation to Dominican monastic life, please contact us through our website, by phone or by mail for further information.

St. Dominic’s Monastery
2636 Monastery Road
Linden, VA 22642
(540) 635-3259