Month: April 2015

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Dominican Life in the 21st Century

The Dominican Friars, Nuns, and Laity offer a day of reflection on “Dominican Life in the 21st Century” at Corpus Christi Monastery in Menlo Park on Saturday, May 16th. A Solemn High Mass according to the Dominican Rite will be celebrated at 9:30am, followed by a number of presentations and…


St. Catherine of Siena

Caterina (Catherine) Benincasa was born in Italy in 1347. Her hometown of Siena had been devastated by the Black Death, and many of her siblings did not survive. When she was six years old, Catherine had her first vision of Christ, who smiled at her and blessed her. In 1363, ten years…


Fr. Paul Duffner, O.P.

On April 14, 2015, Fr. Paul Duffner, O.P. celebrated his 100th birthday. Over the years Fr. Paul has served in a variety of ways: Novice Master, Director of the Rosary Center, missionary, and so on — from Oregon to Mexico. Check out the tribute video from his party to learn about…