Entries by Luuk Dominiek Jansen OP

Light of Truth – 49

This week on the Light of Truth Fr. Luuk Jansen O.P. continues the discussion with Fr. Terence Crotty O.P. about the self revelation of God. While last time Fr. Brian talked specifically about how Jesus is the self revelation of God, Fr. Terence looks at the the Bible and how God has revealed Himself through the scriptures. The music […]

Vocations Icon – Newry

The Vocations Icon, an Icon of St. Dominic, started its tour of the Irish Province in October. The first church to visit was Newbridge College in Newbridge and subsequently the icon went to Dundalk where it remained for five weeks. Last weekend the Icon moved to Newry and Fr. Luuk OP, the Vocation Director of […]

Rosary on the Coast

Three Dominican Churches in Ireland will take part in the Rosary for Life and Faith on the Coast on November 26th, Solemnity of Christ the Universal King. Over 270 groups are meeting around the coast of our nation to pray the Rosary for the protection of life from conception to natural death and for an […]

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 […]