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What Do You Want Me To Do For You?

This homily was preached at Chapter, the annual gathering of Anglican Dominicans, on Friday, August 14, 2015.

The text for this sermon can be found… 1,062 more words


Oh My Son Absalom

The readings for this morning can be found here:

“O my son Absalom, my son, my son Absalom! Would I had died instead of you, O Absalom, my son, my son!” 1,472 more words

St. Dominic's Day

“All these people, and many others from Fanjeaux, asserted to a man that they had never seen anyone so holy and so good.” — Process of Canonization Toulouse, n. 248 more words

Postcard from Salamanca, Spain: Loving the luxury of time to gaze at little things...

Not surprisingly, we are not the only tourists in Spain. But so many visitors are forced to spread their time thinly, they often shortchange a place such as Salamanca, making it a quick day-trip. 113 more words


Leicester: The King in the Cathedral

Five hundred and thirty years after he was hurriedly buried in the Grey Friars Priory, Richard III was buried with full honor and dignity on March 26, 2015. 1,312 more words


Feast of Saint Peter of Tarantaise (8 May 2015)

On this date in 1945, President Harry Truman, who had been president for less than one month, announced the unconditional surrender of Germany, and thus the end of the war in Europe.   385 more words

Daily Messages

28th April 2015: The Singing Nun - Dominique

Language = French

Was this the first big Euro-crossover hit?  I felt that I should put this song on my blog – it’s important in the history of English-speakers learning about songs in other languages. 47 more words