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Fr. Janko Zagar, O.P.

Friday, May 1, 2015

Born in Croatia on September 23, 1921, Janko entered the Order of Preachers in 1943, and professed first vows on August 4, 1944. After his ordination to the priesthood on July 18, 1948, Fr. Janko spent nearly 60 years teaching Moral and Social Theology. After his retirement from the Dominican School of Philosophy and Theology, he continued to […]

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Dominican Life in the 21st Century

Thursday, April 30, 2015

The Dominican Friars, Nuns, and Laity offer a day of reflection on “Dominican Life in the 21st Century” at Corpus Christi Monastery in Menlo Park on Saturday, May 16th. A Solemn High Mass according to the Dominican Rite will be celebrated at 9:30am, followed by a number of presentations and a light reception. Please join […]

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Fr. Paul Duffner, O.P.

Tuesday, April 14, 2015

On April 14, 2015, Fr. Paul Duffner, O.P. celebrated his 100th birthday. Over the years Fr. Paul has served in a variety of ways: Novice Master, Director of the Rosary Center, missionary, and so on — from Oregon to Mexico. Check out the tribute video from his party to learn about this wonderful man who has […]

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4 Tips for a Better Lent

Tuesday, February 17, 2015

Life as a Dominican is rooted in four areas, what we typically call the four pillars: prayer, study, common life, and ministry. Based on these pillars, we’ve developed four tips to help you have a better Lent. They all require a little bit of time, but with a little bit of effort they are all […]

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Why St. Thomas Aquinas Matters

Wednesday, January 28, 2015

Despite the incredible connections available to us through roads, language, and the internet, we live in times of great confusion. Modern men and women tend to divide their lives into disparate compartments. Thus it is not uncommon to hear people speak of their work life, family life, public life, private life, social life, and spiritual […]

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