DOMINICAN JUBILEE 800:  PRAYER FOR THE JUBILEE OF THE ORDER

DOMINICAN JUBILEE 800: PRAYER FOR THE JUBILEE OF THE ORDER

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...
THE HOLY FAMILY – OUR FAMILY

THE HOLY FAMILY – OUR FAMILY

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

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

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...
Profession Renewal in Saint Dominic’s Priory Macau

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...