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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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John the Baptist

Monday, June 24, 2019
John the Baptist is one of the most important saints of the Church—and in some ways, today one of her most underrated ones, too! But as Jesus himself reminds us, “of all the children born to women, there has never been anyone greater than John the Baptist; yet the least in the Kingdom of Heaven is greater than he” (Mt 11.11).  Read more

Why Catholics leave, What they miss and How they might return

Wednesday, June 19, 2019

Why Catholics leave, What they miss and How they might return – Read more

What we've been reading

Sunday, June 16, 2019
As the end of term approaches, the student brothers comment on their latest literary pursuits.
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What is the significant life of a Dominican House of Studies?

Sunday, June 09, 2019
What is the significant life of a Dominican House of Studies? This is the question asked by our brother Fr Cornelius Ernst, OP in his inaugural lecture as Regent of Studies in October 1966. He was speaking at a turbulent time, with the Second Vatican Council just ended, the older structures of the life had broken apart.  Read more

The Reconversion of England

Wednesday, June 05, 2019

Last week we celebrated the feast of St Augustine of Canterbury; and that first apostle of the Angles perhaps raised in the minds of some Catholics the thought of England’s reconversion. 

You may know the first story already. St Gregory the Great, out for a potter in the forum, was struck by the bright blond features of two fair Saxon striplings. “What are they?” he asked.
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