Fr. Fabian Stan Parmisano, O.P.

Thursday, June 18, 2015

Stanley was born in Daly City on June 11, 1926 to Alma and Anthony Parmisano. After attending local parochial schools and Saint Mary’s College of California, he entered the Order of Preachers and professed first vows on September 10, 1948, receiving the name Fabian. He earned a Ph.D. in English Literature from Cambridge University, and after […]

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Preaching with Technology

Friday, June 12, 2015

St. Dominic’s in San Francisco hosted its second Catholic Hackathon this past weekend. Developers, designers and creative individuals from around the Bay Area came together and began building a number of applications and programs to spread the Gospel by digital means. Learn more by watching the video below, and reading the article in OSV Newsweekly.

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Bl. John Dominic

Wednesday, June 10, 2015

Giovanni (John) de Banchini was born in Florence, Italy in the late 1300s and grew up near the Convent of Santa Maria Novella. Having known the Dominicans for his entire life, John petitioned to join the Order of Preachers at the age of 17, despite a speech impediment and little education. Eventually he was allowed to join […]

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2015 Ordinations

Saturday, June 6, 2015

On May 30th, four of our brothers were ordained by Archbishop Salvatore Cordileone of San Francisco — Fr. Gabriel Thomas Mosher, O.P., to the priesthood, and Rev. Br. Dominic Tuan Ngo, O.P., Rev. Br. Christopher Brannan, O.P., and Rev. Br. Dennis Klein, O.P., to the diaconate. Watch and share our video of this special day, […]

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