The blog of the Dominican student brothers at Blackfriars, Oxford.

Built on the four pillars of our Dominican life – preaching, prayer, study, and community – Godzdogz offers many resources for exploring the Catholic Faith today.
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Our Lady: Patroness of Preachers

Friday, May 08, 2015

It was God’s will that Christ should come into the world through Mary’s prayerful ‘yes’. So today it is God’s will to come afresh into our world through Mary’s prayers. Read more

St Vincent Ferrer

Tuesday, May 05, 2015

St Vincent Ferrer is a well-known Dominican friar who was known for preaching penance. Read more

Dominican Way 2015 - financial support closing soon

Monday, May 04, 2015

The Dominican Way youth pilgrimage still has places left, but the deadline to apply for financial support is fast approaching on 22 May.  Read more

The English Martyrs

Monday, May 04, 2015
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Consecrated Life in the New Testament

Sunday, May 03, 2015

The New Testament contains many starting points for the Christian consecrated life. Read more

Dominican Study Week: "A Vision for Life", 6-10th July

Sunday, May 03, 2015

Young adult readers of this blog are invited to attend this Summer's study week, "A Vision for Life", which will take place from 6th until 10th July 2015 at Buckfast Abbey.  Read more

Consecrated Life: The Vows - Chastity

Friday, May 01, 2015

Of the three vows that form the basis of consecrated life, chastity is perhaps the most controversial. Read more

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