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 […]

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Margaret Grant: a member of the Lone Lay Dominican Fraternity

Margaret Grant, who runs the Lone Lay Dominican Newsletter, which I mentioned in a post here last November (A modest proposal), writes: “Our Lone Lay Fraternity was started by Sylvia Spice specifically for those members who were no longer able to travel to fraternity meetings because of their age and infirmities. It was never intended […]