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The Dominican Family participated actively at the COP25 in Madrid

17th of December, 2019 The Dominican delegation The last-minute change of venue – from Santiago de Chile to Madrid – impacted greatly the ability of civil society and indigenous organizations from Latin America to have a voice at the COP. Despite this unfortunate change, the Dominicans managed to have a delegation of 8 people at the COP in Madrid, composed…
Audience of the Master of the Order with the Holy Father Francis

Audience of the Master of the Order with the Holy Father Francis

Holy See, December 7th, 2019 Fr. Gérard Francisco Timoner III, Master of the Order of Friars Preachers (Dominican), expressed his gratitude and greetings on behalf of the Order of Preachers with these words: Holy Father, At the beginning of my service as Master of the Order of Preachers, I come to ask for your blessing. I renew Domingo de Guzman's…
Young Dominicans teach, promote Gregorian chant through unique YouTube channel

Young Dominicans teach, promote Gregorian chant through unique YouTube channel

O Clavis David O.P. (20 Decembris)   In October, two young student-brothers, br. Alexandre Frezzato (Switzerland) and br. Stefan Ansinger (Netherlands), founded a channel to teach Gregorian chant in the Dominican tradition via YouTube. The channel is called OPChant. There is really nothing else like this online. Subscriptions are growing surprisingly quickly, especially since LifeSiteNews profiled them, as did New Liturgical Movement. This a…
Artistic contributions

Artistic contributions

Dominican Month for Peace promotes the contribution of the artistic expressions of the Dominican Family. You are invited to work for this promotion. Come King of Peace God of justice and king of peace, Come and be born in our hearts, Turn your gaze to the weakest. Protects abused children and Women from all forms of exploitation, Indigenous peoples in…

Dominican Month for Peace at the Convent of Santa Sabina, Rome

Dominican Month for Peace at the Convent of Santa Sabina, Rome

Solidarity with the Dominican Family in India Rome, 6 December 2019. To turn on a light for peace, that is the gesture made by the brothers of the convent of Santa Sabina. The Master of the Order, brother Gérard TIMONER, OP. fr. Alain Arnould, O.P., and the General Promoter of Justice and Peace, fr. Michael Deeb, O.P., lit the candles…

Songs by André Gouzes for Advent Sundays and Christmas Eve

The student brothers of the Toulouse priory recorded five songs by André Gouzes for each Advent Sunday and Christmas Eve. These videos are broadcast on the province’s Facebook and YouTube page every Saturday evening at 6pm (and Tuesday 24 evening), accompanied by a short preaching by Br. Alain Quilici.

International Council of the Dominican Family

International Council of the Dominican Family

Annual meeting of the International Commission of the Dominican Family (ICDF) 2019. The annual meeting of the International Commission of the Dominican Family (ICDF), made up of the Master of the Order who convokes and presides over it, the Socius for Apostolic Life, the Coordinator of DSI, took place at the General Curia on November 24, the Representative of the…

Canonization of Bro Bartholomew De Los Martires (1514-1590)

Canonization of Bro Bartholomew De Los Martires (1514-1590)

“On November 10, 2019, the canonization (equipolente) of our brother in the Order of Preachers, Bartholomew of the Martyrs, will take place in Braga (Portugal). Our beloved Order is thus blessed with a new officially recognized saint, BARTOLOMÉ DE LOS MÁRTIRES (1514-1590), friar of the province of Portugal, archbishop of Braga, called “the holy bishop of the Council of Trent”.…

Annual Meeting of the International Dominican Commission for Justice and Peace

Annual Meeting of the International Dominican Commission for Justice and Peace

The International Dominican Commission for Justice and Peace (IDCJP) recently held its annual meeting at the Casa per Ferie Enrico de Osso in Rome, 12-17 October. Comprising the friar and sister international and regional/continental J&P promoters, representatives of the Dominican nuns, laity, youth and UN delegations, the Commission was blessed to have a long conversation with the new Master of…

A God on Man’s Trail

A God on Man’s Trail

A God on Man’s Trail A winter school for Dominican friars An Ideal Location Istanbul is the place where two continents and many cultures meet. In the city with three names (Byzantium, Constantinople and Istanbul) and located among three seas (the Marmara Sea, the Golden Horn and the Bosphorus) you can stroll among the remnants of ancient Roman palaces, gorgeous…

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