Entries by Luuk Dominiek Jansen OP

Light of Truth – 93

This week in the Light of Truth Fr. Luuk OP goes back to some of the questions of the last program in relation to the resurrected body and the gift of the Holy Spirit. The program is broadcasted live on Radio Maria Ireland from 4-5pm each Thursday. The Podcast follows but generally with a small delay. The […]

Aquinas week

The eighth annual St Thomas Aquinas Summer School, run by the Aquinas Institute of Ireland (aquinasinstitute.ie), took place from August 4-10 at the Emmaus Centre, Swords. This session, the biggest yet, with some 50 participants from a dozen different countries, focussed on the teachings of St Thomas on the nature of virtue and vice in […]

Light of Truth – 92

This week in the Light of Truth Fr. Luuk OP looks at the events around Pentecost. 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: Chris Tomlin – Our God Hold My Heart – Tenth […]

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 […]