A Pilgrim’s Notes:  BIOETHICS FOR EVERYONE

A Pilgrim’s Notes: BIOETHICS FOR EVERYONE

FAUSTO GOMEZ OP faustogomezb@yahoo.com        We read the newspapers and journals of public interest; we watch the news on television or movies; we navigate on the web…, what do we read and see very often? Issues directly connected with biotechnology and biomedicine,...

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THE PREACHER AND THE GRACE OF PREACHING

The Dominican brothers of St. Dominic’s Priory in Macau organized an academic lecture on preaching and invited the Missionary Dominican Sisters of the Rosary, and the members of the Dominican Lay Fraternity. The speaker was Brother Felicísimo Martínez, OP, an...

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Jubilee 800, A Call To Renewal (part 2)

Fausto Gomez, OP. I invite you to reflect with me on the main objective of the celebration of Jubilee 800: continuing or ongoing or permanent formation. I shall develop the topic by touching on three points: first, on the objective of Jubilee 800; second, on the main...

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Back to Saint Dominic

FAUSTO GOMEZ, OP How beautiful upon the mountains are the feet of those who bring good news (Is 52:7) Brothers in Bologna were sad and crying when Dominic was dying. Our Father repeats to them: “I shall be more useful to you and more fruitful after my death than I was...

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A pilgrim’s notes: The moment matters!  

 Some years ago, a well-known Japanese Dominican, Fr. Shigeto Oshida, stayed at the University of Santo Tomas (UST), Manila for a few days. He had a series of lectures to pronounce at the University’s Faculty of Theology. We knew each other much earlier and had become...

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 The Catholic Church and the death penalty today

Capital punishment is growingly considered in contemporary society as a crime against the inalienable right to life of every individual. Certainly, the number of countries that still have the death penalty in their penal codes is diminishing: about fifty today...

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The quality of life in religious life

It is my purpose to share with you a reflection which I have been doing on religious life during the last few years. I am sharing with you what I have heard and seen in my contacts with men and women religious of different orders and congregations, of different...

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THE YEAR OF CONSECRATED LIFE IN MACAU: SERIES OF LECTURES

The Religious Association of Men & Women in Macau cordially invites you to A Lecture on Quality of Life in Religious Life   By Fr. Felicísimo Martínez, OP The speaker is a well-known theologian and expert on religious life. He is a visiting professor at the...

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