Staff Member: Fr. Jacob-Bertrand Janczyk, O.P.
Fr. Jacob-Bertrand Janczyk, O.P.
A native of Connecticut, Fr. Jacob-Bertrand Janczyk, O.P. graduated from Marist College in Poughkeepsie, NY in 2010. He entered the Order of Preachers that same summer and made his simple vows in 2011. He earned a Masters of Divinity (2016), a Baccalaureate of Sacred Theology (2015), and Licentiate in Sacred Theology (2017) from the Dominican House of Studies in Washington, DC. Fr. Jacob-Bertrand made his solemn vows in 2014 and was ordained a priest in May 2017. After his ordination he served as the assistant chaplain at Aquinas House, the Catholic campus ministry at Dartmouth College from 2017-2018. From 2018-2022, he served as the Director of Vocations of the Dominican Province of St. Joseph in Washington, DC. He is also a host on the podcast Godsplaining, and co-author of the book, St. Dominic's Way of Life: A Path to Knowing and Loving God.