Entries by Luuk Dominiek Jansen OP

Light of Truth – 48

This week on the Light of Truth Fr. Brian Doyle O.P. talks with Fr. Luuk O.P. about the self revelation of God in Jesus. While a few episodes back the discussion was on how we can talk about God and the fact that we can know things about God, in today’s episode we look specifically on how […]

Celtic Connections: Fr. John Walsh on the Rosary

EWTN’s Celtic Connections host Kathy Sinnott had Fr John Walsh O.P. as guest on the radio program last summer. Fr John Walsh O.P. of the Irish Dominicans shares an encouraging message on the Holy Rosary. Inspired by generations of Irish who have prayed the rosary for centuries, Fr John encourages us to renew our commitment […]

Activities in Dundalk

El clasico, Dundalk style, a charity football event was held in the Friary field on Sat 4th November. The Dominican select XI, captained by former Man Utd and Norwich player Fr Philip Mulryne OP, took on the local team St Dominic’s and their select XI, captained by Liam Burns. Afterwards it was off to the Friary […]

Saint Martin de Porres

Feast day: 3rd of November Martin de Porres was born in Lima, Peru, in 1579 of John, a Spanish nobleman, and Anna Velasquez, a freed slave. As a boy he studied medicine which later, as a member of the Order, he put to good use in helping the poor. Martin was received as a servant […]

Light of Truth – 47

This week on the Light of Truth Fr. David Barrins O.P. talks with Fr. Luuk O.P. about the recent impeachement of Katie Ascough as President of the UCD Student Union. This public action against Katie shows that our personal convictions can have far fetching consequences in modern society. Wer discuss some of such consequences and the move within society […]

St. Martin de Porres Novenas

St. Martin de Porres is one of those Dominican Saints who enjoys a great popularity in Ireland. The Feast Day of St. Martin is the 3rd of November, and in honour of St. Martin many of our Dominican Priories have Novenas, Weeks of Prayer or Triduums in the coming two weeks. Please check our event […]

Vocations Icon

Last month the Vocations Icon, an Icon of St. Dominic, started a new tour of the Irish Province in Newbridge College in Newbridge to encourage prayer for vocations the Dominican Order, and specifically the Irish Province. The Icon moved to St. Malachy’s in Dundalk last weekend, the 21st and 22nd and of October. The icon […]

Light of Truth – 46

This week on the Light of Truth Fr. Philip Mulryne O.P. continues with Fr. Luuk O.P. with the questions in the Summa Theologica of St. Thomas Aquinas. The discussion moves to Question 14 and 16 of the Prima Parse. These questions are about knowing, the knowledge of God and on truth. The music this week in the live program is: […]

Light of Truth – 45

This week Fr. John Harris O.P. talks with Fr. Luuk O.P. on the program the Light of Truth. Continuing with the Summa Theologica of St. Thomas Aquinas the discussion moves to Question 13 of the Prima Parse. The main concern in this question is the question itself if we can know anything about God, and that is […]