Month: April 2018

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Fr. Thomas Paul Chrysostom Raftery’s Funeral

Please pray for the repose of the soul of Fr. Thomas Paul Chrysostom Raftery, O.P., who died on Wednesday, April 11, 2018. The funeral arrangements are as follows: Tuesday, April 17 7:30pm – Vigil Service at St. Albert’s Priory in Oakland, CA (5890 Birch Ct., Oakland, CA 94618) Wednesday, April…


Ordination Mass 2018

Priestly Ordination The Dominican Friars of the Province of the Most Holy Name of Jesus cordially invite you to the Ordination of their Brothers Christopher Wetzel, O.P. Bradley Thomas Elliott, O.P Thomas Aquinas Pickett, O.P. Pius Youn, O.P. to the Order of the Presbyterate through the Imposition of Hands and…


Easter Joy and the Resurrected Body

Saint Thomas would later be identified with his moment of doubt, but now it is not doubt that captures his mind. Jesus stands before him in the glory of his resurrected body. As Jesus shows Thomas his wounds, Thomas recalls the recent events still vividly painted in the minds of…