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Letter from the Prior Provincial

Update on Child Protection


Read a letter our prior provincial, Fr. Kenneth Letoile, O.P. to learn about the province’s efforts to protect children and promote transparency.

Catholic Social Teaching

One Last New Year’s Resolution


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True Love


Today on the Word to Life Podcast, Fr. John Maria Devaney, O.P., is joined by, Fr. Augustine Dada, a Missionary of Mercy from the Diocese of Undo in Nigeria. Reflecting on this Sunday’s Mass readings, our hosts discuss the relationship between sacrifice and love.

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Good Music


Nashville Tennessee is affectionately nicknamed, Music City, U.S.A. & on this episode of Word to Life, Fr. John Maria Devaney, O.P., speaks with, Fr. Kevin McGoldrick, a Catholic priest & recording artist. Our hosts discuss the importance of celebrating art that is true, good, & beautiful.

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The Wedding Feast at Cana


On this episode of the Word to Life Podcast, Fr. John Maria Devaney, O.P., invites, Fr. Jerome Zeiler, O.P., to the show. Our hosts discuss Jesus first public miracle, the transformation of water to wine at the Wedding at Cana.

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The Baptism of the Lord


On this episode of the Word to Life Podcast, Fr. John Maria Devaney, O.P., is joined by Fr. Jose Diaz, a priest of the Archdiocese of Brooklyn. Our hosts discuss the importance of baptism and how it deepens our union with God.

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The Christmas Season


On this Christmas episode of Word to Life, Fr. John Maria Devaney, O.P., plays selections from the album, “Christ Was Born to Save: Christmas with the Dominican Friars,” and shares Christmas meditations by Ven. Fulton J. Sheen.

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The Holy Family


As we look forward to the New Year, Fr. John Maria Devaney, O.P., invites, Fr. Stan Fortuna, CFR, to Word to Life. Drawing on the readings for this Sunday’s Feast of the Holy Family, our hosts explain the importance of the family, the domestic church, and how the family can draw its members closer to God.

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Christmas


On this special episode of Word to Life, Fr. John Maria Devaney, O.P., invites, Fr. Luke Hoyt, O.P., to the show. Our hosts discuss the many liturgies and readings for Christmas.

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Gaudete Sunday


This Sunday, the Church celebrates Gaudete Sunday, whereby the faithful rejoice in hopeful anticipation of the coming of the Lord. To help explain this unique Sunday in Advent, Fr. John Maria Devaney, O.P., invites Fr. Joseph Scordo, O.P., to Word to Life.

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International Dominican Foundation


On this episode of Word to Life, Fr. John Maria Devaney, O.P., invites Fr. Allen Moran, O.P., President of the International Dominican Foundation, to the show. Our hosts discuss the work of the IDF, which is responsible for raising funds for institutions directly under the jurisdiction of the Master of the Order: the Angelicum, L’École Biblique in Jerusalem, and IDEO in Cairo, Egypt.

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Daily Articles from the Dominican Student Brothers

Painting the Contemplative Life

Br. Michael Solomon, O.P.

The Island’s Holy Fool

Br. Maximilian Maria Jaskowak, O.P.

A Helper to Till the Garden

Br. Nicholas Hartman, O.P.