Papa Francisco Santa Sabina Lent

Message Lent / Message Careme / Mensaje de Cuaresma

English – Française – Español The Holy Father finished his homily on Ash Wednesday at St. Sabine with an unusual  expression: “polvere innamorata“, which the Holy See translated into English with “beloved dust“. This expression was used by Francisco de Quevedo (1580-1645) in a sonnet where he spoke of death.This expression has touched many of us […]






Guido Van Damme

Remembering Guido

Just two days ago, peacefully in his sleep, our Belgian brother, the journalist Guido Van Damme was called back to be with God. His French wife Bénédicte – like Guido, a lay Dominican – was with him. Many of us were blessed by knowing this wonderful couple, enriched by Guido’s wisdom and unfailing tenderness, enthralled […]