Thomas Aquinas and The Art of Making A Public Argument

(Posted by Bishop Robert Barron on 22 June, 2016: Zenit.Org.)         There is, in many quarters, increasing concern about the hyper-charged political correctness that has gripped our campuses and other forums of public conversation. Even great works of literature and...

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Pontifical Academy for Life: The elderly and palliative care

On March 5-7, 2015 the Pontifical Academy for Life (PAV) celebrated its XXI General Assembly at the Vatican. One hundred and twenty five members from all over the world attended and participated in the PAV meeting and public conference. The theme was “Assisting the...

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USJ CELEBRATES PATRON’S FEAST

On March 18, 2015, the University of Saint Joseph, the Catholic University of Macau celebrated its patron saint, St. Joseph, with a solemn Mass at the chapel of the Seminario of St. Joseph at 12:30 in the afternoon. The Mass was presided by the Bishop of Macau, the...

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THREE BROTHERS DEFEND THESIS

On September 15, 2014, three solemnly professed brothers presented their respective thesis for the Bachelor’s Degree in Theology (STB), thus ending their institutional studies. The academic act took place at the Seminary of Saint Joseph, Macau, in the Faculty of...

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Opening Day of the Faculty of Religious Studies

Tempus fugit – “Time flies”. As we begin Academic Year 2014-2015, our Christian Studies program at the University of St. Joseph-Macau is now on its 8th year of existence.  After some 40 years since formal classes in philosophy and theology were held in the...

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END OF THE SCHOOL YEAR AND SUMMER TIME

End of School Year 2013-2014 – The Faculty of Christian Studies of the University of Saint Joseph closed its second semester on June 27, 2014. St. Paul School for its part will end the year by the end of July, 2014. Our Priory began its relaxed summer schedule on June...

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2014 Saint Thomas Lecture

The 2014 Saint Thomas Lecture invitation had just come out from the press... Since 28 January, the liturgical feast of the Angelic Doctor always falls on the week of the CNY, the brothers at Chapter had decided that the celebration and the traditional Academic...

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SEMINAR ON THE CATECHISM

        A week long basic catechism seminar was held during the time break of Chinese Lunar New Year at St. Dominic’s Priory, Macau. The lectures started on February 3 and ended on February 7, 2014. The special lecturer was Ms Helene Reichl, a consecrated lay person,...

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