The local Fraternity of St. Mary Magdalene and the Formation Commission of Lay Dominican Fraternities in Slovakia are pleased to invite you for a Jubilee Formation meeting. The meeting will be held from 13th to 15th May in Terchová, Slovakia.
The European Council of Lay Dominicans wishes to all their Dominican sisters and brothers: a blessed and joyful Easter.
The Dominican Laity in Rome are in the centre of the 800-year Jubilee of the Order. How are they celebrating this special year? Lay Dominican Edoardo Mattei reports for us.
Although this website of the ECLDF is primarily a European website, sometimes it is good to take a look across the borders. For the 800-year Jubilee the Dominican Province of St. Albert the Great in the United States (one of the four American Provinces, covering the states of Colorado, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, North and South Dakota, Wisconsin, and Wyoming) wrote 52 short articles, which are free to use, e.g. in parish magazines. Below is a sample and a link to the inserts.
With this story about Gabrielius Edvinas Klimenka OP, Lay Dominican and theologian, the Vicariate of Lithuania, Latvia (Letonia) and Estonia is extending its hand towards deeper unity in the mission of preaching. They especially share this story with the Ukrainian and Russian Dominicans.
As a part of the Jubilee Year a Dominican cultural soirée was organized in Malta. Lay Dominican James Souness was singing in one of the choirs and sent us a short account of this evening.
A chain of preachers of hope : A letter from UK Province to Vicariate Lithuania, Latvia (Letonia) and Estonia
The Province of the Lay Dominicans of England, Scotland & Wales share their story with their brothers and sisters in Lithuania, Latvia (Letonia) and Estonia by writing a letter.
The Dominicans are organizing the first iVeneration in History. Following the feast of St. Thomas Aquinas (on January 28) there is an ostension of relics of Saint Thomas Aquinas in the Cathedral of Notre-Dame in Paris. Come and pray with us.
European Lay Dominicans celebrate 800-year Jubilee of the order. And how are they doing that? In this Newsletter from the Council you can read all about it!
For each day of the Jubilee Year of the Order, that is November 7 2015 – January 21 2017, there is a lectio divina on the Order’s website (www.op.org). This lectio divina is prepared by friars, sisters and lay Dominicans all over the world.