November 8, 2018, Adrian, Michigan – In Western Christian traditions, the O Antiphons – which begin with a name of Christ, such as O Wisdom and O Key of David – are prayed the week before Christmas. Dominican Father Martin Iott, OP, leads an Advent Retreat, The O Antiphons: Prayers of Desire and Promise, from 6:30 p.m. Sunday, December 2, 2018, through noon Friday, December 7, 2018.
Father Martin guides participants in exploring and embracing the spirituality of hopes and dreams expressed in the Hebrew Scriptures and found in the O Antiphons.
A Dominican Friar of the Southern Province, Father Martin has been engaged for 30 years in the ministry of preaching retreats and parish missions.
The cost for the event – which includes meals and snacks – is $220 for commuters, $320 per person for double occupancy, and $420 for single occupancy. Registration is required.
To register online, click here. Registrations may also be made by contacting Weber Center at 517-266-4000 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Weber Center is on the campus of the Adrian Dominican Sisters’ Motherhouse, 1257 E. Siena Heights Drive, Adrian. Enter the Eastern-most driveway of the complex and follow the signs to Weber Center. For information, call Weber Center at 517-266-4000.
February 13, 2017, Ponchatoula, Louisiana – The life and character of St. Catherine of Siena came to life for the Dominican Laity associated with the Southern Province. Sister Nancy Murray, OP, performed her one-woman portrayal of the Dominican mystic, reformer, and Doctor of the Church February 3 at Rosaryville Spirit-Life Center in Ponchatoula, Louisiana. In an interview with Judy Bergeron of The Advocate, Sister Nancy describes the life of St. Catherine of Siena, her own life, and her ministry of bringing St. Catherine to life. Read the article.