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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Puer natus est nobis

Monday, December 25, 2017
The Lord hath said to me: Thou art My Son, this day have I begotten Thee. Why have the Gentiles raged, and the people devised vain things? Read more

Memento nostri Domine

Sunday, December 24, 2017

‘Remember us, O Lord, in thy goodwill to thy people, visit us with thy salvation, that we may see the good of thy chosen, the joy of thy nation, that thou mayest be praised with thine inheritance. Give glory to the Lord for he is good: for his mercy endureth for ever.’ Read more

Christmas 2016

Sunday, December 25, 2016

From all of the Godzdogz team, may we wish you a blessed Christmas! Our final video this week comes from Br Samuel Burke, OP. This will be our last blog post for 2016. Join us again in 2017! Read more

Nativity of The Lord

Thursday, December 25, 2014
The Nativity of The Lord, which we celebrate today, is perhaps the most beguiling event one can conceive. It is not only children whose imaginations are captivated by the Christmas story, but the minds of all that seek God, all who seek truth. Awestruck at this singular event in human history, we naturally ask questions such as “why?”; “how?”; and, "what should I do in response?"
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Popular Piety: Christmas Customs in Poland

Friday, December 27, 2013

Happy Christmas from Godzdogz

Thursday, December 25, 2008
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Happy Christmas!

Tuesday, December 25, 2007
Blackfriars Crib Read more

Christmas Greetings

Monday, December 25, 2006
The Word became flesh and dwelt among us, full of grace and truth; we have beheld his glory, glory as of the only Son from the Father - John 1:14

The Dominican students at GODZDOGZ, along with the other members of the community at Blackfriars, Oxford, wish you a blessed Christmas, sharing the glory of Him who was in the beginning and is born in time, our life and grace, our light and truth. Read more
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