“Aquinas on the Priest”

The following article by Fr. Romanus Cessario, O.P., appeared in the English Edition of Nova et Vetera (Vol. 8, No. 1 [2010]: 1-15). Aquinas on the Priest: Sacramental Realism and the Indispensable and Irreplaceable Vocation of the Priest… Read More

Thank You! Helping More Young Men Learn about St. Dominic

Recently we added on the right side of this blog (then scroll down) a wish list of books for the young men who contact us about a vocation to the Order of Preachers. Well our first book just… Read More

The Effects a Priest Can Have

Recently, Supreme Court Justice Clarence Thomas was awarded an honorary degree, a Doctor of Laws, from the College of the Holy Cross in Worchester, MA.  In his address after receiving the honorary degree, Justice Thomas spoke of how… Read More

Dominican Materialism Explained

[youtube http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9ZBSU9ilVtI] Br. Bonaventure Chapman, O.P., a student brother at the Dominican House of Studies in Washington, DC was recently interviewed on Sacred Heart Radio’s Son Rise Morning show.  He clarifies how material things are not only good… Read More

Vocations and Our Lady’s Immaculate Conception

Happy Feast of the Immaculate Conception Entrust your vocation to the Blessed Mother and her powerful intercession! Today we celebrate our patronal feast at the Dominican House of Studies (aka Priory of the Immaculate Conception).  Also taking the… Read More

Yet Another Video of Fr. Peter John Cameron OP on EWTN

Here is Fr. Peter John Cameron OP – yet again!  This time he is on with Doug Keck of EWTN again talking about his book on the Blessed Virgin Mary.  The link below will take you to the… Read More

Upcoming OP Events & “On the Road Again!”

Happy Feast of St. Luke the Evangelist!  I wanted to alert you all to some excellent events to learn more about the Dominicans and a possible vocation.  (in case you missed my last letter to the men discerning… Read More

Announcing: Kentucky Vocation Event 10/6/2011

Please help us by printing out the flyer HERE and posting it (or let me know and I will send you the original PDF).  Please RSVP if you will be coming.

Prayerful Protest in Ohio for End to Abortion

Greetings from St. Patrick’s Church in Columbus, Ohio!   Today the pastor here, Fr. Michael Dosch OP, celebrated the morning Mass in honor of our Lady.  After the Mass, parishioners from St. Patrick’s and St. Thomas Aquinas (Zanesville)… Read More