St. Albert Priory serves primarily as the House of Formation for Dominican friars studying for the priesthood at the Dominican School of Philosophy and Theology, and serves as their home. The Priory maintains a monastic schedule and cloister.
St. Albert’s is great location for events and retreats.
St. Albert’s is located in Rockridge neighborhood of Oakland, CA. It has very convenient access to the freeways and the BART (Rockridge Station). The Priory is built on five acres in the Rockridge neighborhood of Oakland, CA. There are some peaceful trails located along Temescal Creek.
St. Albert’s Priory
5890 Birch Court
Oakland, CA 94618
The ministry of the Dominicans has had a profound impact on my life, and we need more of them! That’s why I pray for more vocations to the Dominican Order in the Western Province! “The harvest indeed is great, but the laborers are few!”