‘O Mary peaceful sea ! Mary giver of peace! Mary fertile soil You Mary are the new sprung plant from whom we have the fragrant blossom, the word, God’s only begotten son, for in you, fertile soil was this word sown! Mary my tenderest love, in you is written the word, from whom we have […]
“After 11 pm we began the Rosary. Jack knelt at the end of the table facing the door. When we had said the ten decades, Fr. Michael asked jack if that were enough. ‘Oh no, no, no, go on’, he said, and we finished it and then the litany. During the Rosary, the soldier left […]
Beholding the ‘gentle rain’ of God’s Mercy: The Beauty of Divine Mercy envisioned by Fra Angelico. Divine Mercy [is] the source of that authentic peace that the risen Christ offers us. The wounds of the risen and glorious Lord are the permanent signs of God’s merciful love for humanity. From them flows a spiritual light that […]
“The brothers ought to cherish the Orders traditional devotion to the Virgin Mother of God, Queen of Apostles. She is the example of meditation on the words of Christ and of acceptance of one’s mission.” (Constitutions of the Order of Preachers) In our formulae of profession, Dominicans unlike other religious communities promise obedience to Mary. […]
http://dominicans.ie/wp-content/uploads/2016/04/Tallaght-Winodw-Our-lady-2.jpg1791966John Walsh OPhttp://dominicansinteractive.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/11/Crest-mod-300x300.pngJohn Walsh OP2016-04-18 18:21:442016-04-11 21:06:10The Marian Foundation of the Order of Preachers.