Saturday, September 30, 2023
9 AM – Doors open
10 AM – Conference | The Virgin Mary, Our Refuge in Heaven | Fr. Gregory Pine, O.P.
11 AM – Exposition and Eucharistic Adoration
11 AM – 1:45 PM – Confessions
12 PM – 1 PM – Book signing
1:45 PM – Benediction
2 PM – Conference | The Holy Rosary, Our Recourse on Earth | Fr. Gregory Pine, O.P.
3 PM – The Most Holy Rosary
4 PM – Fervorino | Fr. Lawrence Lew, O.P., Promoter General of the Rosary
4:30 PM – Vigil Mass | Fr. Paul Marich, O.P., Main Celebrant | Fr. James Brent, O.P., Homilist
Dominican Rosary Pilgrimage Speakers
Fr. Gregory Pine, O.P.
Fr. Gregory Pine, O.P. is a doctoral candidate in dogmatic theology at the University of Fribourg, Switzerland. He served previously as a parochial vicar at St. Louis Bertrand parish in Louisville, KY, as Adjunct Professor of Theology at Bellarmine University, and an assistant director of campus outreach for the Thomistic Institute. Born and raised near Philadelphia, PA, he attended the Franciscan University of Steubenville, and entered the Order of Preachers upon graduating. He was ordained a priest in 2016 and holds an STL from the Dominican House of Studies. He is the co-author of Credo: An RCIA Program (TAN Books) and Marian Consecration with Aquinas (TAN Books) as well as the author of Prudence: Choose Confidently, Live Boldly (Our Sunday Visitor). His writing also appears in Ascension’s Catholic Classics series and in Magnificat. He is also a regular contributor to the podcasts Pints with Aquinas, Catholic Classics, The Thomistic Institute, and Godsplaining.
Fr. Paul Marich, O.P.
Fr. Paul Marich, O.P., is a parochial vicar at St. Patrick Parish in Columbus, Ohio. A native of Youngstown, Ohio, he is a graduate of Franciscan University of Steubenville, and was ordained to the priesthood in 2022. Before entering the Dominicans, Fr. Paul worked as a high school teacher at Saint John Paul the Great Catholic High School in Potomac Shores, Virginia, where he taught history and religion. In his current assignment in Columbus, he oversees the parish liturgy and youth programs. Fr. Paul is the Promoter of the Holy Rosary for the Dominican Province of St. Joseph. In this role, he is responsible for preaching about the Rosary, enrolling new members, and helping priests establish charters of the Confraternity of the Most Holy Rosary in their own parishes.
Fr. James Brent, O.P.
Fr. James Brent, O.P., was born and raised in Michigan. After years of studying and teaching philosophy, he joined the Dominicans in 2004. He was ordained to the priesthood in 2010, and taught at The Catholic University of America for four years. He then set out traveling the United States and beyond leading retreats for college students and young adults. He presently teaches philosophy and theology at the Dominican House of Studies in Washington, DC, and gives many lectures for the Thomistic Institute. He also regularly appears on Aquinas 101. His forthcoming book is called The Father’s House: Discovering Our Home in the Trinity, and is set to be released in December of 2023.
Fr. Lawrence Lew, O.P.
Promoter General of the Rosary
Fr. Lawrence Lew, O.P. is the General Promoter of the Holy Rosary for the Dominican Order and is currently Rector of the Diocesan Shrine of Our Lady of the Rosary in London, England. He is also currently chaplain of the Central Curia of the Legion of Mary in London and teaches apologetics, digital media, and Mariology at Blackfriars Hall in Oxford. Fr. Lew was born in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, into an evangelical Protestant family. Formed by the brothers of the De La Salle Christian Schools in their oldest missionary school in Singapore, Fr. Lawrence became a Catholic and has a great passion for theology, apologetics, Catholic culture, music and the sacred arts.
Dominican Rosary Pilgrimage
September 30, 2023
9 a.m. – 6:00 pm
Basilica of the National Shrine of the Immaculate Conception, Washington, DC