Entries by Luuk Dominiek Jansen OP

Ordination of Fr. Matthew Farrell OP

Matthew Farrell, a native of Daingean, Co. Offaly, was ordained priest on Saturday, 6 July, in St Saviour’s church, Dublin, by Archbishop Diarmuid Martin, of Dublin. Present at the ceremony were his three sisters, Lorraine, Michelle and Natalie, with their families, and his brother David and his family. Father Matthew, aged 44, had a varied […]

Light of Truth – 91

This week in the Light of Truth Fr. Luuk OP continues to reflect on chapter 6 of the Gospel according to St. John. The program is broadcasted live on Radio Maria Ireland from 4-5pm each Thursday. The Podcast follows but generally with a small delay. Please send any comments or any question to lightoftruth@dominicans.ie and we will take them […]

Light of Truth – 90

This week in the Light of Truth Fr. Luuk OP looks at part of chapter 6 of the Gospel according to St. John. The program is broadcasted live on Radio Maria Ireland from 4-5pm each Thursday. The Podcast follows but generally with a small delay. The music played on the live show was: Songs: Sidewalk Prophets – […]

Gospel Reflections – Pentecost

The great Solemnity of Pentecost. Pope Emeritus Benedict XVI, “Human pride and egoism always create divisions, build walls of indifference, hate and violence. The Holy Spirit, on the other hand, makes hearts capable of understanding the languages of all, as he re-establishes the bridge of authentic communion between earth and heaven. The Holy Spirit is […]

Light of Truth – 89

This week in the Light of Truth Fr. Luuk OP reflects on the start of the Act of Apostles and the development of the early church. The program is broadcasted live on Radio Maria Ireland from 4-5pm each Thursday. The Podcast follows but generally with a small delay. The music played on the live show was: Songs: […]

The Mass, Yesterday, Today … and Forever

Irish Dominican Liam G. Walsh, who has given his life to studying theology and teaching it – in Ireland. Rome and Fribourg – has, this May, published a book on the history and theology of the Mass. The purpose is to help readers come to an awareness that takes them beyond seeing the Mass as […]