On the Gospel of Luke 21:5-19 33rd Sunday in Ordinary Time The dramatic language Jesus uses to describe the end times may seem more fitting to a Hollywood blockbuster than the tranquil confines of the local parish church on a Sunday morning, yet, it is confirmation that the relative tranquility we now enjoy will one […]
Two of our student brothers, Ronan Bernard OP and Damian Polly OP recently gave a brief interview to RNN about their vocation stories and a reflection on how their lives are as brothers in formation for the Order. Wendy Grace spoke to them to find out how their first year in the Dominican Order went […]
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On the Gospel of Luke 20:27-38 32nd Sunday in Ordinary Time The Sadducees did not believe in the resurrection of the dead. They were the political and religious elite of Palestine in Jesus’ day. When I was younger, I lived in Jerusalem for a time, and I remember one day standing in the ruins of […]
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Just last weekend, the Roscrea Conference on Irish Medieval Studies was held at Mount St Joseph Cistercian Monastery. The topic for this year was ‘The Dominicans in Medieval Ireland’, and expert speakers from all over Ireland gave lectures on aspects of Dominican medieval history. Some of us Dominicans (friars and sisters) were lucky enough to […]
On the Gospel of Matthew 5:1-12 All Saints’ Day The Sermon on the Mount occupies three full chapters in Matthew’s Gospel, and gives the main body of Christ’s teaching about the moral life. Later in Matthew, Jesus gives a summing up of morality: ‘You must love the Lord your God with all your heart, with […]