Remembering Saint John Paul II

Remembering Saint John Paul II

FAUSTO GOMEZ OP On October 22, 2016 the Church celebrates the feast of Saint John Paul II: October 22 (1978) was the day of his papal inauguration. The Polish Pope was proclaimed a Saint by Pope Francis on April 27, 2014. Earlier, Pope Benedict XVI proclaimed him...

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Jesus Today

“Do not be anxious about tomorrow, for tomorrow will be anxious for itself. Let the day’s own trouble be sufficient for the day”

Inspiration for today

“Do not hold the delusion that your advancement is accomplished by crushing others.” Cicero

Dominican Thoughts

“Arm yourself with prayer rather than a sword; wear humility rather than fine clothes.

Saint Dominic

A PILGRIM’S NOTES: Education and Moral Education

FAUSTO GOMEZ OP      We are told that about 70 million children worldwide do not go to school and around 1.7 million teachers are needed to provide “a qualified primary education at a global level.” As Malala Yousafzai, the young Pakistani girl wounded by the Taliban...

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The powerful sound of SILENCE

FAUSTO GOMEZ OP When I was a student of philosophy, we had a holy and wise Master of Students, Fr. Luis López de las Heras. He gave us a lecture every Saturday morning. One lecture that lingered in my mind for life was his talk on silence, a silence he practiced in...

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Pastoral exposure in Thailand and East-Timor of our Brothers

I - Pastoral exposure in Thailand        We, Br. Francis Nge Nge, Br. Stephen, Br. Santino, Br. Marko and Br. Francis Buling, went to Thailand for our summer pastoral exposure. While we were there, we stayed in one of the Religious Missionaries of St. Dominic’s...

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