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Dominicans Close Jubilee 800 Celebrations

CLOSING OF THE 800 ANNIVERSARY OF THE DEATH OF OUR FATHER ST. DOMINIC On 6 January, 2022 the Dominican Family in Macau solemnly celebrated the closing Eucharist of the celebration of the 800 Anniversary of the death, dies natalis, of our Father St. Dominic....


The Order of Preachers is preparing for the Jubilee celebration on the occasion of the 800 years of its approval. As Dominicans, we know that prayer is essential to enter into the dynamics of renewal and metanoia to which the Jubilee celebration calls us. For this...


We celebrate the Feast of the Holy Family. The Sacred Readings invite us to meditate on the meaning of the Family of Nazareth and on our own family. In Sirach 3:2-6, 12-14, God sets a father in honor over his children; a mother’s authority he confirms over her sons. ...

New Prior in Macao

On 24 November 2021 Fr Javier Gonzalez accepted his office as Prior of St Dominic’s Priory in Macao. Three days later, he took the office during the community prayer of Vespers. It was a simple, meaningful ceremony, which consisted in the profession of faith and the...

Advent is a Time of Preparation

What is Advent? The word Advent is derived from the Latin word advenire, meaning 'to come', referring to the coming of Christ. In the Catholic Church, Advent refers to the four weeks preceding Christmas, a time of liturgical celebration that highlights the birth of...

Fraternal greetings from our Prior Provincial on the Feast of Our Lady of the Rosary.

Dear Brothers From Venezuela, I want to send a fraternal greeting to all the brothers of the Province. I am having a fraternal visit with our brothers in Venezuela and I am impressed by the work that our brothers here have done for decades. They have left a mark that...

Where does virtue come from?

We all want good things, when we encounter something good, whether it be the type of food, or car, or smartphone, our first question is often: where can I get that? Virtue is a good thing. A virtuous person possesses an undeniable appeal. A virtuous person can inspire...

Profession Renewal in Saint Dominic’s Priory Macau

On 8 September 2021, the feast day of the Nativity of the Blessed Virgin Mary, our Burmese Brother Fermin Saw Simon Htoo renewed his profession in Macau. The renewal ceremony took place during the conventual Mass at St Dominic's Priory, in the presence of the...

Solemnity of Saint Dominic: 8 August, 2021

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Pope Francis’ letter to the Master of the Order of Preachers on the 800 aniversary of Saint Dominic’s death

Get the PDF click link Article Pope Francis's Letter address to the Master of the Order of Preachers on the eight hundred anniversary of Sait Dominic's death.

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