The Dominican Moment

This is the place for the collection of prayerful meditations, featuring reflections from Dominican saints, as well as contemporary Dominican voices. In addition to providing depth to Dominican life, these short two-and-a-half minute videos help to give a deep prayerful understanding of the life of faith.

The Dominican Moment: December 22, 2017

The Dominican Moment: December 22, 2017

For over 800 years, the Dominican Order has produced brilliant thinkers and holy people. Each day there is a quote from a Dominican saint or a contemporary Dominican voice. Today a quote from Saint Catherine of Siena compares the small value of things and the tremendous value of human beings in comparison.
The Dominican Moment: December 21, 2017

The Dominican Moment: December 21, 2017

For over 800 years, the Dominican Order has produced brilliant thinkers and holy people. Each day there is a quote from a Dominican saint or a contemporary Dominican voice. Today a quote from Saint Catherine of Siena on how selfishness deceives us before God.
The Dominican Moment: December 20, 2017

The Dominican Moment: December 20, 2017

For over 800 years, the Dominican Order has produced brilliant thinkers and holy people. Each day there is a quote from a Dominican saint or a contemporary Dominican voice. Today a quote from Saint Catherine of Siena on overcoming fear because of the victory of Christ Jesus.
The Dominican Moment: December 19, 2017

The Dominican Moment: December 19, 2017

For over 800 years, the Dominican Order has produced brilliant thinkers and holy people. Each day there is a quote from a Dominican saint or a contemporary Dominican voice. Today Blessed Fra Angelico on the connection between beauty, faith, art, and the lived life of faith.
The Dominican Moment: December 18, 2017

The Dominican Moment: December 18, 2017

For over 800 years, the Dominican Order has produced brilliant thinkers and holy people. Each day there is a quote from a Dominican saint or a contemporary Dominican voice. Today Blessed Humbert of Romans makes the connection between the sound of a dog and the Sacred Preaching.
The Dominican Moment: December 15, 2017

The Dominican Moment: December 15, 2017

For over 800 years, the Dominican Order has produced brilliant thinkers and holy people. Each day there is a quote from a Dominican saint or a contemporary Dominican voice. Today Saint Thomas Aquinas examines the question of human freedom.
The Dominican Moment: December 14, 2017

The Dominican Moment: December 14, 2017

For over 800 years, the Dominican Order has produced brilliant thinkers and holy people. Each day there is a quote from a Dominican saint or a contemporary Dominican voice. Today Saint Thomas Aquinas continues to examine the question of virtue.
The Dominican Moment: December 13, 2017

The Dominican Moment: December 13, 2017

For over 800 years, the Dominican Order has produced brilliant thinkers and holy people. Each day there is a quote from a Dominican saint or a contemporary Dominican voice. Today Saint Thomas Aquinas explores the question of virtue. To listen to other Dominican Moments, click here.
The Dominican Moment: December 12, 2017

The Dominican Moment: December 12, 2017

For over 800 years, the Dominican Order has produced brilliant thinkers and holy people. Each day there is a quote from a Dominican saint or a contemporary Dominican voice. Today Saint Thomas Aquinas explores the question of conscience.
The Dominican Moment: December 11, 2017

The Dominican Moment: December 11, 2017

Begin each day with a quote from a Dominican saint, or a contemporary Dominican voice. Today, a reflection on the essential qualities that make us human from Saint Thomas Aquinas.
The Dominican Moment: December 8, 2017

The Dominican Moment: December 8, 2017

Begin each day with a quote from a Dominican saint or a contemporary Dominican voice. Today Saint Thomas Aquinas discusses why Mary was a Virgin and a mother.
The Dominican Moment: December 7, 2017

The Dominican Moment: December 7, 2017

Begin each day with a quote from a Dominican saint or a contemporary Dominican voice. Today Saint Thomas Aquinas discusses the difference between human reason and divine revelation. [embed]https://youtu.be/L0tDnRFdT-E[/embed]
The Dominican Moment: December 6, 2017

The Dominican Moment: December 6, 2017

Begin each day with a quote from a Dominican saint or a contemporary Dominican voice. Today Saint Thomas Aquinas discusses how human beings know God. [embed]https://youtu.be/gP98nYbvl4Q[/embed]
The Dominican Moment: December 5, 2017

The Dominican Moment: December 5, 2017

Begin each day with a quote from a Dominican saint or a contemporary Dominican voice. Today Saint Thomas Aquinas discusses the reason humans were saved by one who became human and not an angel. [embed]https://youtu.be/hTX2xM-PjeM[/embed]
The Dominican Moment: December 4, 2017

The Dominican Moment: December 4, 2017

Begin each day with a quote from a Dominican saint or a contemporary Dominican voice. Today Saint Thomas Aquinas discusses contemplation. [embed]https://youtu.be/S6R9VVPcM-4[/embed]
The Domincan Moment: December 1, 2017

The Domincan Moment: December 1, 2017

The DePorres Pages features short prayers from the tradition of Saint Dominic in this new series known as The Dominican Moment. These are short pieces for meditation and prayer. They are either quotes from Dominican saints, (Saint Dominic actually wrote little), or by those inspired by him. At the end of each clip, there are reflection questions to pray about and reflect on during the day. Today, Aquinas provides the reason why some things of revelation can only be known because God tells us. [embed]https://youtu.be/uCahNdOl0so[/embed]
The Dominican Moment: November 30, 2017

The Dominican Moment: November 30, 2017

The DePorres Pages features short prayers from the tradition of Saint Dominic in this new series known as The Dominican Moment. These are short pieces for meditation and prayer. They are either quotes from Dominican saints, (Saint Dominic actually wrote little), or by those inspired by him. At the end of each clip, there are reflection questions to pray about and reflect on during the day. Today Saint Catherine of Siena discusses the relationship between body and soul. [embed]https://youtu.be/NjkAClUUjCA[/embed]

The Dominican Moment: November 29, 2017

The DePorres Pages features short prayers from the tradition of Saint Dominic in this new series known as The Dominican Moment. These are short pieces for meditation and prayer. They are either quotes from Dominican saints, (Saint Dominic actually wrote little), or by those inspired by him. At the end of each clip, there are reflection questions to pray about and reflect on during the day. Today Saint Thomas Aquinas discusses the three ways the bible is commended. [embed]https://youtu.be/TXSDWrez_FM[/embed]

The Dominican Moment: November 28, 2017

The DePorres Pages features short prayers from the tradition of Saint Dominic in this new series known as The Dominican Moment. These are short pieces for meditation and prayer. They are either quotes from Dominican saints, (Saint Dominic actually wrote little), or by those inspired by him. At the end of each clip, there are reflection questions to pray about and reflect on during the day. Today, Saint Thomas Aquinas speaks about the place and value of the Bible. [embed]https://youtu.be/CeaWmT2023o[/embed]

The Dominican Moment: November 27, 2017

The DePorres Pages features short prayers from the tradition of Saint Dominic in this new series known as The Dominican Moment. These are short pieces for meditation and prayer. They are either quotes from Dominican saints, (Saint Dominic actually wrote little), or by those inspired by him. At the end of each clip, there are reflection questions to pray about and reflect on during the day. Today, Saint Thomas Aquinas speaks about how all of his theological works came from his love of God. [embed]https://youtu.be/hBhbH3EzPts[/embed]

The Dominican Moment: November 20, 2017

The DePorres Pages features short prayers from the tradition of Saint Dominic in this new series known as The Dominican Moment. These are short pieces for meditation and prayer. They are either quotes from Dominican saints, (Saint Dominic actually wrote little), or by those inspired by him. At the end of each clip, there are reflection questions to pray about and reflect on during the day. [embed]https://youtu.be/4KZBd9s8uJ0[/embed]

The Dominican Moment: November 17, 2017

The DePorres Pages features short prayers from the tradition of Saint Dominic in this new series known as The Dominican Moment. These are short pieces for meditation and prayer. They are either quotes from Dominican saints, (Saint Dominic actually wrote little), or by those inspired by him. At the end of each clip, there are reflection […]

The Dominican Moment: November 16, 2017

The DePorres Pages features short prayers from the tradition of Saint Dominic in this new series known as The Dominican Moment. These are short pieces for meditation and prayer. They are either quotes from Dominican saints, (Saint Dominic actually wrote little), or by those inspired by him. At the end of each clip, there are reflection questions to pray about and reflect on during the day. [embed]https://youtu.be/UUcK_LTnvQ4[/embed]

The Dominican Moment: November 15, 2017

The DePorres Pages features short prayers from the tradition of Saint Dominic in this new series known as The Dominican Moment. These are short pieces for meditation and prayer. They are either quotes from Dominican saints, (Saint Dominic actually wrote little), or by those inspired by him. At the end of each clip, there are reflection questions to pray about and reflect on during the day. [embed]https://youtu.be/z9rfflGSPYY[/embed]

The Dominican Moment: November 14, 2017

The DePorres Pages features short prayers from the tradition of Saint Dominic in this new series known as The Dominican Moment. These are short pieces for meditation and prayer. They are either quotes from Dominican saints, (Saint Dominic actually wrote little), or by those inspired by him. At the end of each clip, there are reflection questions to pray about and reflect on during the day. [embed]https://youtu.be/YSHtRfJGKQM[/embed]

The Dominican Moment: November 13, 2017

The DePorres Pages features short prayers from the tradition of Saint Dominic in this new series known as The Dominican Moment. These are short pieces for meditation and prayer. They are either quotes from Dominican saints, (Saint Dominic actually wrote little), or by those inspired by him. At the end of each clip, there are reflection questions to pray about and reflect on during the day. [embed]https://youtu.be/BtjIQKd8fig[/embed]

The Dominican Moment: November 10, 2017

The DePorres Pages features short prayers from the tradition of Saint Dominic in this new series known as The Dominican Moment. These are short pieces for meditation and prayer. They are either quotes from Dominican saints, (Saint Dominic actually wrote little), or by those inspired by him. At the end of each clip, there are reflection questions to pray about and reflect on during the day. [embed]https://youtu.be/FeUuNKTLB4w[/embed]

The Dominican Moment: November 9, 2017

The DePorres Pages features short prayers from the tradition of Saint Dominic in this new series known as The Dominican Moment. These are short pieces for meditation and prayer. They are either quotes from Dominican saints, (Saint Dominic actually wrote little), or by those inspired by him. At the end of each clip, there are reflection questions to pray about and reflect on during the day. [embed]https://youtu.be/xKDM5eXbILw[/embed]

The Dominican Moment: November 8, 2017

The DePorres Pages features short prayers from the tradition of Saint Dominic in this new series known as The Dominican Moment. These are short pieces for meditation and prayer. They are either quotes from Dominican saints, (Saint Dominic actually wrote little), or by those inspired by him. At the end of each clip, there are reflection questions to pray about and reflect on during the day. [embed]https://youtu.be/kx1qdYpAio4[/embed]

The Dominican Moment: November 7, 2017

The DePorres Pages features short prayers from the tradition of Saint Dominic in this new series known as The Dominican Moment. These are short pieces for meditation and prayer. They are either quotes from Dominican saints, (Saint Dominic actually wrote little), or by those inspired by him. At the end of each clip, there are reflection questions to pray about and reflect on during the day. [embed]https://youtu.be/yYg1z3uzgUY[/embed]

The Dominican Moment: November 6, 2017

The DePorres Pages features short prayers from the tradition of Saint Dominic in this new series known as The Dominican Moment. These are short pieces for meditation and prayer. They are either quotes from Dominican saints, (Saint Dominic actually wrote little), or by those inspired by him. At the end of each clip, there are reflection questions to pray about and reflect on during the day. [embed]https://youtu.be/AcWGhYTRR9s[/embed]
The Dominican Moment: October 27, 2017

The Dominican Moment: October 27, 2017

The DePorres Pages features short prayers from the tradition of Saint Dominic in this new series known as The Dominican Moment. These are short pieces for meditation and prayer. They are either quotes from Dominican saints, (Saint Dominic actually wrote little), or by those inspired by him. At the end of each clip, there are reflection questions to pray about and reflect on during the day. [embed]https://youtu.be/U3mlooXahTs[/embed]
The Dominican Moment: October 26, 2017

The Dominican Moment: October 26, 2017

The DePorres Pages features short prayers from the tradition of Saint Dominic in this new series known as The Dominican Moment. These are short pieces for meditation and prayer. They are either quotes from Dominican saints, (Saint Dominic actually wrote little), or by those inspired by him. At the end of each clip, there are reflection questions to pray about and reflect on during the day. [embed]https://youtu.be/93BgYaXOHbs[/embed]
The Dominican Moment: October 25, 2017

The Dominican Moment: October 25, 2017

The DePorres Pages features short prayers from the tradition of Saint Dominic in this new series known as The Dominican Moment. These are short pieces for meditation and prayer. They are either quotes from Dominican saints, (Saint Dominic actually wrote little), or by those inspired by him. At the end of each clip, there are reflection questions to pray about and reflect on during the day. [embed]https://youtu.be/6vXvcPeImP8[/embed]
The Dominican Moment: October 24, 2017

The Dominican Moment: October 24, 2017

The DePorres Pages features short prayers from the tradition of Saint Dominic in this new series known as The Dominican Moment. These are short pieces for meditation and prayer. They are either quotes from Dominican saints, (Saint Dominic actually wrote little), or by those inspired by him. At the end of each clip, there are reflection questions to pray about and reflect on during the day. [embed]https://youtu.be/42nG1kam9yo[/embed]
New Feature: The Dominican Moment

New Feature: The Dominican Moment

The DePorres Pages features short prayers from the tradition of Saint Dominic in this new series known as The Dominican Moment. These are short pieces for meditation and prayer. They are either quotes from Dominican saints, (Saint Dominic actually wrote little), or by those inspired by him. At the end of each clip, there are reflection questions to pray about and reflect on during the day. [embed]https://youtu.be/UFfPFKdUF8M[/embed]