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Godzdogz

The blog of the Dominican student brothers at Blackfriars, Oxford.

Built on the four pillars of our Dominican life – preaching, prayer, study, and community – Godzdogz offers many resources for exploring the Catholic Faith today.
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Tuesday of Holy Week: Brighton Rock, sin and the point of no return

Tuesday, April 15, 2014

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Monday of Holy Week

Monday, April 14, 2014
Readings: Is 42:1-7; Ps 27; J 12:1-11 Read more

Palm Sunday: Why have you forsaken me?

Sunday, April 13, 2014
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Saturday of the Fifth Week of Lent

Saturday, April 12, 2014
Readings: Ezekiel 37:21-28, John 11:45-56 Read more

Easter Services 2014

Saturday, April 12, 2014

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St. Stanislaus, Bishop and Martyr

Friday, April 11, 2014

Thursday of the 5th Week of Lent: The true Temple

Thursday, April 10, 2014
In today’s Gospel we find Jesus preaching in the Temple. Now not only was the Temple the heart of the Jewish religion of the period, it was also understood in the Jewish imagination to be the centre of the universe because it was the place where God had made his home on Earth. We can think of the Temple, then, as the point in which the moral, judicial, and liturgical dimensions of the Law of Moses intersect. The moral and judicial precepts instructed Israel on how to live in holiness and justice. The liturgical precepts offered Israel a way of undoing the sin and disobedience of humanity from our first parents onwards through the sacrifices, prayers, and thanksgiving of the Temple liturgy. Through the God-given precepts of the Law of Moses, then, Israel is made able to live with God and the point of contact between God and humanity is the Temple. Read more

Dominican Study Week: 7th-11th July 2014, Buckfast Abbey

Thursday, April 10, 2014

Wednesday of the Fifth Week of Lent: Strange Gods and Modern Idols

Wednesday, April 09, 2014

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Tuesday of the Fifth Week of Lent: Snakes on the Plain

Tuesday, April 08, 2014
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