ESTABLISHMENT 0F THE DOMINICAN LAY FRATERNITY

ESTABLISHMENT 0F THE DOMINICAN LAY FRATERNITY

“TORCH OF MACAU”      As a Dominican, I would say that I am always instigated by the dream of St. Dominic’s mother before she had him; “a dog jumped from her womb holding a torch and set everything around them on fire”. This kind of vision is not only impressive but...

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Jesus Today

“Blessed are the poor in spirit, for theirs is the kingdom of heaven.
Blessed are those who mourn, for they will be comforted.”

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

The Virtue of Wisdom in Saint Thomas Aquinas

Abstract This lecture is an attempt to trace the evolution of the concept of wisdom as found in the thought of Aristotle and Aquinas. This is done in terms of how the Greek concept of wisdom as an intellectual virtue is understood and used to express the Christian...

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THE HOLY FAMILY

We celebrate this last Sunday of the year 2017 the lovely Feast of the Holy Family. The Sacred Readings (Year B) invite us to meditate on the meaning of the Family of Nazareth and on our own family. In the first reading (Gen 15:1-6), God helps Abraham and Sarah to...

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Reflection on the Public Lecture

 Marian Devotion in relation to Lumen Gentium and Marialis Cultus The lecturer, fr. Roland Mactal, introduced the Vatican II convoked in 1962 by Pope John XXIII, and closed by Pope Paul VI in the year 1965. Concerning Marian Devotion or Theology of Mary, he explains...

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