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

TRINITY SUNDAY (B)

TRINITY SUNDAY (B)

We celebrate today the Solemnity of the Most Blessed Trinity, or Trinity Sunday, which is the central mystery of our Christian faith. From the beginning of Christianity, the Trinity is always invoked – very frequently - in prayer. We have just proclaimed the Word of...

read more
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...

read more
– JOY –

– JOY –

We are celebrating Easter, the joyful day of the Resurrection of our Lord Jesus Christ – and of our own coming resurrection. St Paul tells us that “God, who raised up the Lord, will raise us also by his power (1 Cor 6:14; Col 3:1-4), and, in the Second Reading (Col...

read more
BROTHER EDMUND EH SPEAKS AT THEO WEEK IN MANILA

BROTHER EDMUND EH SPEAKS AT THEO WEEK IN MANILA

The University of Santo Tomas, Manila, recently held its Theology Week 2018 on Church and Communion. A good roster of speakers facilitated the different plenary sessions. One of our brothers from Saint Dominic Priory in Macau was among the distinguished speakers....

read more
INTERVIEW ON OUR DOMINICAN LIFE   St Dominic’s Priory, Macau

INTERVIEW ON OUR DOMINICAN LIFE St Dominic’s Priory, Macau

On February 21, a group of four Chinese secondary students from Escola São Paulo came to St. Dominic’s Priory and made a short interview with some of our student brothers about religious vocation and Dominican life. Five of our Brothers, from different countries,...

read more
Lovers of God! Lovers of people? Lovers of cultures?

Lovers of God! Lovers of people? Lovers of cultures?

On October 5th, 2019, we had the opportunity to receive in our Priory of Saint Dominic Father Samuel Agcaracar SVD, who was in Macau as a Visiting Professor in the Faculty of Religious Studies of the University of Saint Joseph. Father Samuel came to our house to share...

read more