Diversity of Cultures
Nov04

Diversity of Cultures

As Dominicans, the whole world is our home. As you know, preaching and teaching is what we do, and we do it is through a lot of prayer, a lot of sacrifice, and a lot of determination. Today, I am very pleased to have Sr. Mercedes Torrez and Sr. Miriam Holzman with me. These two Sisters have had some diversity in their own lives as teachers teaching in different missions around the country. I would like to begin today with asking about...

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Let’s Start at The Beginning Sr. Catherine Thomas
Oct28

Let’s Start at The Beginning Sr. Catherine Thomas

Today, I have my dear friend Sr. Catherine Thomas Brenan with me. Sister, you are one of the few sisters in our community that is an only child. You have a very interesting background, can you tell us a little about your upbringing? For the Video Presentation of this article click here: Sr. Catherine Thomas: Thank you, sister. Well, I grew up in Houston, Texas. My parents moved there when I was very young. My dad is a physician and my...

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Fr. Andy McAlpin OP
Oct21

Fr. Andy McAlpin OP

Today, I am very excited to have a Dominican friend with us. We have talked in previous posts about St. Dominic, the Rosary, and the aspects of the Dominican order. Today we have our first Dominican priest, Fr. Andy McAlpin, with us. I am just thrilled to have you here, Father.  We met years ago, and that friendship has remained because as soon as I saw Fr. Andy I knew he was the real deal. I knew he was cut out to be a Dominican...

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Vocations Story  With Sr. Albert Marie
Oct14

Vocations Story With Sr. Albert Marie

Today is very special as we have one of our beautiful sisters with me, Sr. Albert Marie. Sister is one of our Canadian Sisters. She came to us from way up there someplace. Now, Sister, could you please explain a little bit about your background and your family and how your vocation was nourished growing up? For the Video Presentation of this article click here: Sr. Albert Marie: I have to say it’s kind of funny. My American...

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Lumen Ecclesiae Press Interview with Founder and General Editor Sr. John Dominic Rasmussen O.P.
Oct07

Lumen Ecclesiae Press Interview with Founder and General Editor Sr. John Dominic Rasmussen O.P.

I am thrilled to have one of my best buddies in the whole world, Sr. John Dominic Rasmussen, with me today. Sr. John Dominic is the co-founder of Lumen Ecclesiae Press and one of the foundresses of our community. Twenty-one years ago, four of us banded together by the Holy Spirit’s guidance and began a community whose rapid growth could’ve only been predicted and imagined by God. I have known Sister for years, even before our...

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