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Godzdogz

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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World Youth Day updates

Thursday, July 21, 2016

News | The Godzdogz team attends this year's World Youth Day in Krakow. Read more

Ordinations in Oxford

Monday, July 11, 2016

News On Sunday 10th July 2016, brothers Oliver Keenan and Matthew Jarvis were ordained to the priesthood, along with brother Jean-Baptiste Regis, who was ordained to the diaconate. Read more

Jubilee Vespers at Westminster Cathedral

Saturday, April 30, 2016

News Yesterday the Dominican family celebrated Solemn Vespers with His Eminence Vincent Cardinal Nichols, and in the presence of the Most Reverend Bruno Cadoré, Master of the Order of Preachers, at Westminster Cathedral. Read more

Book launch

Tuesday, January 26, 2016

News Yesterday, Blackfriars Hall hosted the book launch of two publications by Dominican friars of the Province of England. Read more

Care of Our Common Home: talks

Tuesday, December 08, 2015
News Blackfriars Priory recently hosted talks on “Care of Our Common Home: Reflecting on Laudato Si’”. The speakers were Dr Austen Ivereigh (Catholic Voices) and Professor Paul Younger (Rankine Chair of Engineering, University of Glasgow). 
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Event: Great Blackfriars Bake-Off

Sunday, November 22, 2015
News What a wonderful occasion: to celebrate the 800th anniversary of the Dominican Order by eating cakes! On Saturday 21st November, Oxford Priory hosted the the first ever Great Blackfriars Bake-off!

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Jubilee Video Trailer

Wednesday, October 28, 2015

As many of you will know, the Order of Preachers will soon be celebrating its 800th Jubilee. In preparation for this year long celebration, which will also coincide with the Year of Mercy promulgated by the Holy Father, the Dominican have released a video trailer, which you will find below. Read more

6th Anscombe Memorial Lecture - Joseph Boyle

Friday, October 16, 2015

On 11 September, MPs in Westminster voted to reject the Assisted Dying (No.2) Bill by a majority of 330 votes to 118. 

The legislation was criticised for failing to safeguard vulnerable people, who might feel pressured to end their life, and evidence was heard from states that have already allowed physician-assisted suicide or euthanasia.

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New Series: Laudato Si'

Tuesday, October 13, 2015


Earlier this year, Pope Francis published his much-anticipated encyclical on the Care for our Common Home, Laudato Si. This challenging encyclical letter grapples with the seemingly intractable matters of environmental concern and human ecology. Stark questions lie at the heart of the Pope’s challenge. What is the purpose of our life in the world? What kind of world do we want to live in? What kind of world do we want our children and grandchildren to live in? What are our responsibilities to God, to one another, and to His creation?
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New Godzdogz Team

Monday, October 12, 2015

At the beginning of a new Academic term, Godzdogz is proud to announce a new team! Blackfriars, Oxford welcomes two new members to the Studentate both of whom will contribute to our blog: Br. Christopher Wetzel from the Province of Most Holy Name of Jesus (Western Province of the US), and Br. Stefan Mangnus who joins us from the Dutch province. Read more

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