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Scott Hahn speaks at the Rosary Shrine

Friday, March 23, 2018

Renowned speaker and author, Dr Scott Hahn, delivered a powerful talk (now available online) on the importance of Mary in the Christian Faith. Visiting the Shrine of Our Lady of the Rosary for the first time together with his wife Kimberly, Dr Hahn spoke to a full church of over 600 people about his own experience as a former Protestant minister trying to come to terms with Catholic doctrine on Our Lady.  Read more

Making the Most of Lent

Thursday, February 22, 2018

Making the Most of Lent Archbishop Anthony Fisher OP offers some tips for our Lenten observance. Read more

Vale of Tears or Kingdom of God?

Thursday, February 15, 2018

Vale of Tears or Kingdom of God? Dr Andrew Meszaros, an alumnus of Blackfriars Hall, reflects on the theological meaning of human history, in an abridged version of his Aquinas Lecture given in Oxford and Cambridge. Read more

Learning to Serve

Thursday, February 15, 2018

Br Richard Steenvoorde OP, ordained to the diaconate at Blackfriars, Oxford, on Sunday 21st January, reflects on the meaning of service to others, and the graces received from others.  Read more

Update from Holy Cross Leicester

Wednesday, February 14, 2018

Update from Leicester It has been a time of significant transition in Leicester as we approach the 200th anniversary in 2019 of the opening of a Dominican church at Holy Cross. Read more

Signs of Hope in the Desert

Monday, February 05, 2018

Fr Timothy Radcliffe OP, former Master of the Order of Preachers, revisited Iraq in December. He reports on communities rebuilding lives shattered by Daesh. Read more

Forming Students and Adults in the Faith - a new Partnership

Tuesday, January 30, 2018

This Spring sees a new transatlantic Dominican partnership between our Province and the St Joseph Province in the east of the USA. This involves in particular the Aquinas Institute at Blackfriars, Oxford, and St Dominic's Church (the Rosary Shrine) in London, working with the Thomistic Institute (TI) based at the Dominican House of Studies in Washington D.C. Read more

Ordination - Br Richard Steenvoorde OP

Wednesday, January 24, 2018

Richard Steenvoorde OP was ordained to the diaconate at Blackfriars, Oxford, on 21st January 2018, the Dutch Province's first ordination in a couple of decades. Br Stefan, a novice of the Dutch Province currently living in Cambridge, reports on the occasion. Read more

Called to Witness: Discovering our Vocation

Monday, November 27, 2017

Fr Nicholas Crowe OP reflects on the vocation of all the baptised. Read more

Is Democracy Working? Recent events of the Las Casas Institute

Monday, November 27, 2017

Among the hard questions debated at recent events of the Las Casas Institute for Social Justice (based at Blackfriars, Oxford) has been whether our Western democracies have delivered good government; in particular, whether they protect our fundamental human dignity, and keep their citizens from a demeaning poverty. If they don't, what's going wrong? Read more

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