OUR HOLY FATHER DOMINIC

OUR HOLY FATHER DOMINIC

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August 8, 2018

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OUR HOLY FATHER DOMINIC (1170-1221) [S] or [M]
AKA “The Apostolic Father”, saint, Spanish, priest, scholar, ascetic, mystic, apologist, innovator, miracle-worker, laid foundation for the Rosary, founder of the Order of Preachers, eloquent preacher.

See Aug. 2 and 18, Church appointed patron of the Order, of astronomers, of the Dominican Republic, and of religious priests as St. John Vianney (Aug. 4) is of diocesan priests. Can. 1234.S, but M

If May 24 is celebrated as a solemnity, then this feast is a memorial.