Dominican order

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Noun1.Dominican order - a Roman Catholic order of mendicant preachers founded in the 13th century
monastic order, order - a group of person living under a religious rule; "the order of Saint Benedict"
Black Friar, Blackfriar, Dominican, friar preacher - a Roman Catholic friar wearing the black mantle of the Dominican order
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Hofilena points out that the sun also happens to be symbol of the Dominican Order.
Collaboratively compiled and co-edited by Wolfgang Palaver (Professor of Catholic Social Thought at the School of Catholic Theology at the University of Innsbruck) and Richard Schenk (who is a Roman Catholic Priest of the Dominican Order, served as a Professor of Philosophy and Theology at the Graduate Theological Union in Berkeley from 1990 to 2011, and as the President of the Catholic University of Eichstatt-Ingolstadt from 2011 to 2014), "Mimetic Theory and World Religions" collects engagements with Girard by scholars of Judaism, Christianity, Islam, Hinduism, and Buddhism and situates them within contemporary theology, philosophy, and religious studies.
the perpetual novena to Saint Dominic de Guzman, founder of the Dominican Order.
Anointed "angelic" by the Dominican Order after he died in 1455, the title gave Angelico stature akin to Saint Thomas Aquinas.
FORMER Cardiff City and Manchester United player Philip Mulryne has been ordained a Roman Catholic priest in the Dominican Order.
He was made a deacon in the Dominican Order at an ordination at St Saviour's Church in North Dublin at the weekend.
The Dutch clothing company ByBorre recently partnered with the Dominican Order of Preachers to design an updated line of habits, which includes tops, trousers, tunics, hooded gilets, and coats.
A flower festival was held in June 2016 in celebration of the 800th anniversary of the founding of the Dominican order.
That rounded-off quality that medieval training inculcated in young men like Dominic has certainly been a hallmark of the Dominican order.
Fox says that much of the trouble he's gotten into--such as being expelled from the Dominican Order in 1993, after thirty-four years, by Cardinal Ratzinger (who later became Pope Benedict)--was because of Merton, who prompted Fox to attend the Institut Catholique in Paris to undertake a doctoral program in spirituality.
All of the respondents are members of the Catholic Bethany Community, the first lay chapter of the Dominican Order to form inside the walls of a prison and one dedicated to God's mission of mercy.

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