My Sojourn to Hong Kong, part 2a – “That one time when I said Mass in Cantonese”

In the first days of our trip to Hong Kong, Tricia and I, representing the St Francis Xavier Lay Missionaries, had days brimmed with meetings with Church dignitaries.  After a midafternoon appointment with one of the Bishops of Hong Kong, … Continue reading

Liturgy of the Hours, part VI – Compline with the Dominicans

Tomorrow night, the postulants will receive the habit of the Order. The Church will be closed after the 5:30 Mass. The Dominican Order’s more notable houses are in Bologna and Paris.  There are many stories of how the Order founded … Continue reading