Saint Dominic

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Noun1.Saint Dominic - (Roman Catholic Church) Spanish priest who founded an order whose members became known as Dominicans or Black Friars (circa 1170-1221)Saint Dominic - (Roman Catholic Church) Spanish priest who founded an order whose members became known as Dominicans or Black Friars (circa 1170-1221)
Church of Rome, Roman Catholic Church, Roman Church, Western Church, Roman Catholic - the Christian Church based in the Vatican and presided over by a pope and an episcopal hierarchy
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the perpetual novena to Saint Dominic de Guzman, founder of the Dominican Order.
Saint Dominic de Guzman, the founder of the Dominican Order, was named after him by his mother after she prayed for a child at his shrine and soon after, conceived a son.
2016 marks the eight hundredth anniversary of the Ordo Praedicatorum, the Order of Preachers familiarly called Dominicans after their own founder, Dominic de Guzman (1170-1221).
Based on the premise that the works selected for comparison have multiple similarities, since they are hagiographies about religious people of the Order of Preachers, I did an inventory of the aspects that particularized them, aiming to identify and interpret common and diverging elements regarding how Dominic de Guzman and Peter Gonzalez treated education.
Radcliffe, a 50-year-old British subject now based in Rome, is the 84th successor to Dominic de Guzman of Spain, who founded the order in 1215.
Dominic de Guzman Award for outstanding teamwork in organizing activities that contribute to the realization of UST's mission and vision.