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Director of Formation Position Avail at St. Thérèse Institute

Good morning, friends, The St. Therese Institute of Faith and Mission, located in Bruno, SK, Canada, is currently accepting applications for the position of Director of Formation. The St. Therese Institute is a post-secondary Catholic school providing adult faith formation in a common life of study, prayer and fellowship, inspired by the life and teachings of […] Read More

The appointment of Fr. Mario Alberto Avilés, C.O., by Pope Francis Auxiliary Bishop of the Diocese of Brownsville, Texas 

Good afternoon, friends,Holy Apostles College & Seminary is honored to announce the appointment of Fr. Mario Alberto Avilés, C.O., by Pope Francis on December 4, 2017, as the Auxiliary Bishop of the Diocese of Brownsville, Texas. Fr. Avilés earned his Masters of Divinity from Holy Apostles in 2000. He was born in Mexico City and joined […] Read More

The Dominican Institute

https://youtu.be/6-bkPWbzcrU Good morning, friends, I’m happy to share with you the Dominican Institute, a Catholic organization dedicated to the formation of souls at every age, preaching, like us at Holy Apostles, the Gospel to the ends of the earth through online educational instruction and lecture presentations. The Dominican Institute is led by Lay Dominican and […] Read More

Pope at Mass: “Christian craftiness” prevents one from falling into the ring of corruption

  From Vatican Radio: “the Pope commented on the Gospel of Luke where Jesus recounts the parable of the dishonest steward who later strikes deals with his master’s debtors. Describing the dealing as ‘a true ring of corruption’ the Pope said this true even in our days.   “Those involved in these corruption rings are so powerful they are […] Read More

Amoris Laetitia

‘Amoris Laetitia’ is built on traditional Thomist morality … catholicherald.co.uk ‘In order to understand ‘Amoris Laetitia,’ you must read it from the beginning to the end’ Seeing, understanding and engaging with people’s real lives does not … http://catholicherald.co.uk/news/2017/09/29/amoris-laetitia-is-built-on-traditional-thomist-morality-pope-says/ https://www.catholicnewsagency.com/news/philosophy-professor-launches-international-pro-life-academy-66338

10 New Members Received into Dominican Family

Good Evening, Friends, On Saturday, October 21, 2017, Dr. Sebastian Mahfood, OP, moderator of the St. Mary, Mother of Dominic, Lay Dominican community of Cedaredge, CO, received into the Dominican family ten new members upon completion of their initiate formation. The reception ceremony was a historical one in the life of the Dominican Province of […] Read More

Where to Find Audio Podcasts

Sharing some great podcast links for download (or online listening} available at United States Conference of Catholic Bishops

Worse Than Slavery

Since the infamous January 22, 1973 Roe v. Wade U.S. Supreme Court decision which made abortion legal throughout the 50 states more than 19,000,000 black babies have died by abortion. That is more than quadruple the number of enslaved blacks (3,953,760) recorded in the 1860 U.S. census. As of January 1, 2016 the U.S Census […] Read More