Meaning of Suffering and Death

Meaning of Suffering and Death

FAUSTO GOMEZ OP faustogomez@yahoo.com        Remember John, the patient with metastatic brain cancer? After discarding the option of euthanasia, which shortens life unethically, and of dysthanasia, which postpones death unduly, John has accepted orthothanasia or...

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Jesus Today

“I have given you a model to follow,
so that as I have done for you, you should also do”

Inspiration for today

“We may encounter many defeats but we must not be defeated..” 

Maya Angelou

Dominican Thoughts

“A man who governs his passions is master of the world. We must either rule them, or be ruled by them. It is better to be the hammer than the anvil.

Saint Dominic

Dominic of Guzmán

José Luis de Miguel, OP jldemiguelf@gmail.com *** Dominic of Guzmán “He arrived as fire. He left as light”   Io-Ann Ianotti, O.P.      Dominic was a sensitive person, attentive to the aspirations and distresses of his contemporaries, for whom he was ready to...

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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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A Pilgrim’s Notes: OTHERS FRIENDLY

FAUSTO GOMEZ OP faustogomezb@yahoo.com      Someone said that “people are not bad; they just suffer.” People – most people – are good, and treat others with kindness and gentleness. Being “others friendly” in our daily life does not make it to the front pages of...

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Conferral of The Ministries of Lector and Acolyte

El día 8 de mayo, 2017, en la memoria del patrocinio de la Bienaventurada Virgen María sobre la Orden de Predicadores, el Prior Provincial presidió la Misa conventual en el Convento de Santo Domingo en Macao y dió los Ministerios de Lector y de Acólito a varios de...

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Solemn Profession of Bro. Joseph Tran Van Huong op

On the occasion of Good Shepherd Sunday (7 May, 2017) Saint Dominic Priory in Macau witnessed the solemn profession of our Brother Joseph Tran Van Huong during the Sunday Mass presided by Fr. Provincial. Among those who attended the celebration were the Fathers from...

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