Perseverance

Monday, November 19, 2018

 Fr. Joseph Sergott, O.P., Director – Nov-Dec 2018, Vol 71, No 6 – A Publication of the Western Dominican Province Perseverance By Fr. Joseph Sergott, OP The perseverance of Fr. Paul Duffner, OP astounds me. Fr. Duffner contributed to the very beginnings of the Rosary Center decades ago and has been a fixture there ever since. His untiring […]

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Thorny Ground: On the Lookout for God’s Will

Sunday, November 18, 2018

Light and Life – Nov-Dec 2018, Vol 71, No 6 – A Publication of the Western Dominican Province [Dominican Friar Chris Eggleton, O.P. was born in Louisville, Kentucky, and was influenced greatly by the Dominican priests and brothers at St. Louis Bertrand Parish. Growing up with the prayer of the Holy Rosary, Fr. Chris professed his vows in 1983 […]

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What would the Blessed Virgin say about doing God’s will?

Thursday, October 18, 2018

Light and Life – Nov-Dec 2018, Vol 71, No 6 – A Publication of the Western Dominican Province   What would the Blessed Virgin say about doing God’s will? by Fr. Reginald Martin, O.P.   At Cana, Mary tells the servants to “do whatever he tells you,” and they fill the water jars to the brim. The gospel […]

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Master of the Dominican Order’s Letter

Monday, September 24, 2018

Fr. Joseph Sergott, O.P., Director – Sept-Oct 2018, Vol 71, No 5 – A Publication of the Western Dominican Province SPECIAL EDITION A Letter to Rosary Confraternity Members from the Master of the Dominican Order by Br. Bruno Cadoré, O.P.   [On September 5, 2010, Fr. Bruno Cadoré, O.P. was elected as the Master of the Dominican […]

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On the Fruits of the Holy Rosary

Monday, September 24, 2018

Light and Life – Sept-Oct 2018, Vol 71, No 5 – A Publication of the Western Dominican Province When we pray the Holy Rosary, that prayer given to St. Dominic by the Blessed Virgin Mary and passed down to us through the ages, we enter into the mysteries of the Life of Jesus Christ and his Mother. At […]

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What would the Blessed Virgin say about St. Dominic?

Monday, September 24, 2018

What would the Blessed Virgin say about St. Dominic? by Fr. Thomas Aquinas Pickett, O.P.   Praise of the Blessed Virgin Mary tends to exult in her virtues pertaining to what scholastics fastidiously classify as the concupiscible appetites. This means that commonly we hold Mary up as a model of the qualities connected with the cardinal virtue of temperance: the virtue […]

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The Holy Names of Jesus and Mary

Tuesday, July 31, 2018

[Fr. Augustine Hilander, OP entered the Dominican Order in the Western Dominican Province in 2000. He was ordained a priest in 2008. He is chaplain to the University Medical Center in Salt Lake City, Utah.  These past few years, he has served as parochial vicar at St. Dominic’s Church, San Francisco. Fr. Augustine is also the Promoter of the Holy […]

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What would the Bl. Virgin say about the Name of Jesus?

Sunday, July 29, 2018

What would the Blessed Virgin say about the Name of Jesus? by Fr. Augustine Hilander, O.P.   The Name of Jesus was first spoken by the angel Gabriel to the Blessed Virgin Mary. His Name came down from heaven along with the promise that Jesus would be “great, the Son of the Most High, sitting on the throne […]

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INTERCESSION: AN ESSENTIAL ASPECT OF THE CHRISTIAN FAITH

Sunday, July 22, 2018

Fr. Joseph Sergott, O.P., Director – July-August 2018, Vol 71, No 4 – A Publication of the Western Dominican Province INTERCESSION: AN ESSENTIAL ASPECT OF THE CHRISTIAN FAITH by Fr. Joseph Sergott, OP Intercession is a part of everyday Christian life—but do we fully understand it? What does it mean to intercede on another’s behalf and who is capable […]

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Keeping our Sights Set on Heaven

Sunday, June 3, 2018

  Keeping our Sights Set on Heaven By Fr. Joseph Sergott, O.P. What is the ultimate goal of our life on earth? What about when our life is over? Have we thought enough about the next life? And, how do our hopes for the next life influence our life on earth? St. Paul says, “Our citizenship is in […]

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