Very Rev. Kenneth Letoile, O. P.
Prior of the Dominican House of Studies
Director of Pastoral Field Education
Instructor in Pastoral Studies
B.A., Providence College
S.T.B., Pontifical Faculty of the Immaculate Conception
S.T.L., Pontifical Faculty of the Immaculate Conception
Fr. Letoile was born and raised in St. Pius V parish, Providence, R.I. He entered the Order of Preachers in 1967 and was ordained to the priesthood in 1974. After completing his S.T.L., he began 36 years of pastoral service in the following Dominican parishes: St. Ann’s, Kingstree, S.C. (1975-1978); Sacred Heart, Jersey City, N.J. (1978-1989), St. Pius V (1989-1998, 2008-2011) and St. Gertrude’s Cincinnati, Ohio (1998-2008). In 2011 he was elected prior at the Dominican House of Studies and became Director of Pastoral Field Education in July of 2012. He has served the Province of St. Joseph as vocation director and as a member of the provincial council. His pastoral interests include evangelization, effective parish leadership and the relationship of the Dominican vocation to parochial life.
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