From January 2-5, 2018 the Dominican Friars of the Province of the St. Martin de Porres gathered at Holy Name Passionist Retreat Center in Houston, Texas, for their Provincial Assembly. This gathering of all the friars of the Province provided … Continue reading
The first meeting of the new commission appointed by the Master of the Order met at Santa Sabina in the early days of October 2017. It has eight members, Miguel Angel Espinoza Sanchez of Holy Rosary province, Tomasz Gaj of … Continue reading
Please join Dominican friar Fr. Charles Johnson, OP, Director of Vocations for the Order of Preachers in Texas and the Southern US, the Province of St. Martin de Porres, at St. Mary’s Catholic Center at Texas A&M University in College … Continue reading
Come and See Dominican Discernment Weekend of the Provinces of St. Albert the Great and Martin de Porres was held on October 20-22 at our house of studies, St. Dominic Priory in St. Louis, MO.
In times of turmoil like now, our Church needs inspiration and courage to preach against the terrible sins of hatred, racism, and violence in our midst and heal the wounds these tragic realities continually inflict. May the “dream” of Dr. … Continue reading
On Sunday, August 13, 2017, Br. Carlos Salas, along with his classmates from the Province of St. Albert the Great and the Province of Canada, received the habit of St. Dominic marking the beginning of the novitiate year. The novitiate … Continue reading
Dominican friars Peter Damian Harris, Herman Johnson and Eduardo Logiste from the Province of Saint Martin de Porres participate in the 12th National Black Catholic Congress held on July 6 – 9 in Orlando, Florida. Laudare, Benedicere, Praedicare ….Blessings … Continue reading
On June 17, 2017, Rev. Br. Thomas More Barba, OP, was ordained to the priesthood and Br. Carl Joseph Paustian, OP, was ordained to the diaconate at Holy Rosary Catholic Church in Houston, Texas.
On May 27, 2017, Br. Nicholas Reynolds, OP, professed solemn vows in St. Dominic Catholic Church in New Orleans, LA. Throughout the history of the Catholic Church men and women have consecrated themselves to Jesus Christ. Dominican friars publicly take … Continue reading
Holy Rosary Parish and Priory – A place of joyful anticipation! As the photos make clear, summer is usually a quiet and peaceful time at Holy Rosary Church and Priory in Houston. However, an important event is on the way! … Continue reading
The Province of St. Martin de Porres, joyfully announces the Solemn Profession of Brother Nicholas Daniel Reynolds, O.P., received by the Very Reverend Thomas M. Condon, O.P., Prior Provincial. The Mass of Solemn Profession will be on Saturday, May 27, … Continue reading
Fr. Charles Johnson, O.P., Director of Vocations will be at Christ the King Parish and Catholic Center at LSU for the 11:45 am Mass and lunch on Thursday, April 6th. Fr. Charlie will be available to meet with students interested in learning … Continue reading
Vocation directors, novice and student masters from the four provinces in the U.S. and from the provinces of the United Kingdom and Ireland gathered for their annual meeting on March 23-26 at the Dominican House of Studies in Washington, D.C. The … Continue reading
Dominican novices from the Provinces of St. Albert the Great and St. Martin de Porres joined Congregation of the Holy Cross novices at the Holy Cross Novitiate in Cascade, Colorado for the “Living Celibacy” workshop on March 6-7 with Benedictine … Continue reading
This weekend the Dominican Province of St. Martin de Porres held its first admissions board for the 2017-2018 novitiate class. Carlos Salas (3rd from right) was accepted and will be begin his novitiate year in August 2017! Carlos is a senior … Continue reading