40 Hours Devotion

Holy Trinity Catholic Church, 8213 Linton Hall Rd. Gainesville, VA 20155

Presenter: Fr. Paul Dominic Marich, O.P.

Fr. Paul Dominich Marich O.P. is a priest of the dominica Province of St. Joseph, and is currently a parochial vicar at st. patrick parish in Columbus Ohio.

Originally from Youngstown, Ohio, Father paul graduated from Franciscan University of Steubenville in 2008. Before entering the Dominicans, he lived in the Diocese of Arlington, working as a teacher at Saint paul the Great High School in Potomac Shores from 2013 -2017. He was also part of the Upper Room Theater Ministry at All Saints in Manassas, appearing in their productions of “Les Miserables” and “Peter Pan”, he was also part of “Fools”!

He often visited the adoration chapel at Holy Trinity and credits those visits as an important part of his vocational journey. Father Paul entered the Dominican Order in 2017, and was ordained to the holy priesthood on may 21, 2022 at the Basilica of the National Shrine of the Immaculate Conception in Washington, D.C. He holds a licentiate on Sacred Theology (S.T.L.) from the Pontifical Faculty of the Immaculate Conception (Dominican House of Studies). He also serves as the Promoter of the Rosary for the Dominican Province of St. Joseph.