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 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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OPENING OF YEAR OF CONSECRATED LIFE: A BRIEF REFLECTION

On November 29, 2014 men and women religious of Macau inaugurated the Year of Consecrated Life with the Bishop of the Diocese. The brothers of St. Dominic’s Priory attended and participated actively in the liturgical celebration, which was followed by a simple...

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A PILGRIM’S NOTES: A MEDITATION ON JOY

Every Easter I am greatly surprised by the attitude of Jesus’ disciples after the Pentecost experience. The first Christians are a happy people. Two qualities adorn their lives: the joy of their faith in the Crucified and Risen Lord and the courage to suffer...

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A PILGRIM’S NOTES: LET SILENCE TALK

  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 his humble...

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INITIATION TO CHRISTOLOGY, CURRENT TRENDS

(On March 27, 2014, Fr. Felicisimo Martínez, OP, pronounced an excellent lecture on “Current Trends in Christology.” The conference was organized by the Faculty of Christian Studies of the University of Saint Joseph, Macau, and it was held in the evening at the main...

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TRUTH, MEANING AND FAITH: HOW TO APPROACH THESE QUESTIONS?

  (On March 7, 2014, the Dominican Center of Institutional Studies, or St. Dominic’s Center of Studies, celebrated solemnly the Feast of St. Thomas Aquinas at St. Paul’s School, Macau. The morning celebration consisted of three parts: lecture, Mass and fraternal...

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SEARCHING FOR HAPPINESS AS A HUMAN BEING AND A CHRISTIAN

 I wish to reflect with you on my identity as a human being and as Christian. I shall narrow down my inquiry to three simple questions: Who am I? Who are you for me?  Who is God for me? We start our reflection by facing the first question: Who am I? MY PERSONAL...

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