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15 Tuesdays in Honor of St Dominic

Light of the Church, Teacher of truth, Rose of patience, Ivory of chastity, You freely poured forth The waters of wisdom, Preacher of grace, Unite us with the blessed. (O Lumen Ecclesiae) There is an old Dominican tradition of dedicating Tuesdays to St. Dominic, extending back to the translation of his relics in 1233 at Bologna (which took place on Whit-Tuesday, May […]

Prayer before work

As I’ve mentioned before on this blog, Catholics love to sanctify pretty much everything.  As a Western Province Dominican recently wrote, “Blessing is a way of claiming something for God’s kingdom. All things should be blessed.”  I think it is fair to extrapolate that out to everything we do should be done for the kingdom […]