Month: May 2015

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Fr. Gabriel Thomas Mosher, O.P.

Jason Mosher was born on October 22, 1979 in Albuquerque, New Mexico. As the oldest child he often thought of himself as “thoroughly spoiled.” He was raised Catholic until the age of seven, when his parents divorced. He attended public schools, played soccer, and was a typical child of the 1980s. “In those years my faith was…

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Masses of Thanksgiving

Fr. Gabriel Thomas Mosher, O.P., will be offering numerous Masses of Thanksgiving around the Bay Area after his priestly ordination at St. Dominic’s Church in San Francisco on May 30, 2015 at 10:00am. Join us for the following:   Sunday, May 31 at 9:30am Trinity Sunday St. Albert’s Priory Chapel 6172…

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St. Marie Alphonsine

Soultaneh Marie Ghattas was born in Jerusalem on October 4, 1843. Her devout parents baptized her on November 19th of the same year, and five years later, Soultaneh began attending school with the Sisters of Saint Joseph of the Apparition. In 1860, after a two-year postulancy with the sisters, Soultaneh received…

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DSPT Graduation

The Dominican School of Philosophy and Theology’s 83rd Commencement ceremony is scheduled for May 23rd at 1pm. With 25 students earning certificates and degrees, and three distinguished individuals being inducted into the College of Fellows, the event now requires an RSVP. Learn more about the graduates, the new Fellows, and how to…

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Consecrated Life Panel

Prince of Peace Catholic Newman Center at the University of Washington recently hosted a panel discussion on religious life. Moderated by Patheos blogger and Newman Center parishioner, Artur Rosman, the event was just one of many Prince of Peace has hosted as part of the worldwide celebration of the Year of Consecrated…

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Our Friars are on TV

Frs. Brian Mullady, O.P., and Emmerich Vogt, O.P., are both appearing on EWTN this month. EWTN Live will feature Fr. Brian and Dcn. Harold Burke-Sivers, who are promoting their new miniseries, Grace Filled Living. The following week, Fr. Emmerich will talk about widom, the virtues, and the Christian roots of…

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May is Mary’s Month

Bring flowers of the rarest, bring blossoms the fairest… The month of May is full of devotions in honor of the Virgin Mary. In Catholic schools around the country, children sing “Queen of the May” while processing with flowers. On May 13th communities celebrate Our Lady of Fatima, commemorating the appearance of…

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OPWest Launches New Website

It’s an exciting day for the Order of Preachers and the Dominican friars of the Province of the Most Holy Name of Jesus. After nearly a year of planning and preparations, we’ve finally launched our province’s new website, with great content and features we’re sure you’ll enjoy. New Design and Structure The first…

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Solemn Profession of Vows

On April 25th, Brs. Christopher Wetzel, O.P., Christopher Brannan, O.P., and Dennis Klein, O.P., professed vows until death. Watch the video and pray for our brothers and all those discerning a vocation to our way of life.

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Ordination Mass

Please join us at St. Dominic’s Church in San Francisco for this wonderful celebration on May 30th at 10am. RSVP today!

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