Month: October 2015

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St. Jude Novena and Pilgrimage

Fr. Boniface Willard, O.P., will be the preacher at this year’s Solemn Novena in honor of Saint Jude Thaddeus, celebrated from October 20-28, 2015. Masses will be offered at St. Dominic’s Church in San Francisco (the home of the Shrine of Saint Jude) at 8am and 5:30pm on weekdays, and at 11:30am on…


Our Lady of the Rosary

For centuries the Church has taught that the rosary is a powerful prayer. Saint Dominic learned this truth almost 800 years ago, when the Blessed Virgin Mary appeared to him in a vision. Aware of his distress at being unable to convert more Albigensians back to Catholicism, the Blessed Mother…


Rosary Sunday Dominican Student Appeal

Help give the world great priests and religious brothers! Please support the Rosary Sunday Dominican Student Appeal today. October 7 is the Feast of Our Lady of the Rosary. Given our special devotion to the Blessed Mother and the Rosary, it’s a particularly important day for Dominicans. It’s also why we come to…