Saint Dominic

Saint Dominic (Spanish: Santo Domingo), also known as Dominic of Osma and Dominic of Caleruega, often called Dominic de Guzmán and Domingo Félix de Guzmán (1170 – August 6, 1221), was the founder of the Dominican Order. Dominic is the patron saint of astronomers.

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Pontifical University Of Saint Thomas Aquinas - History - Medieval Origin: 1222 The Santa Sabina Studium Conventuale
... of the Dominican apostolate as intended by Saint Dominic de Guzman in 1214 at the birth of the Order, "the first order instituted by the Church with an academic mission ... From the outset Saint Dominic established priories focused on study and preaching which would become the Order's first studia generale, at the Parisian convent of St ... By 1219 Pope Honorius III had invited Dominic and companions to taken up residence at the ancient Roman basilica of Santa Sabina, which they did by early 1220 ...
Santo Domingo (Mexico City) - The Church
... It has twelve columns around the main entrance, with Saint Francis and Saint Augustine on the first floor ... On the second floor, a stone relief depicts Saint Dominic kneeling as he receives the keys of heaven from Saint Peter and the Epistles from Saint Paul as the Holy ... on the east side with stone figures of Saint Dominic and Saint Francis ...
Saint Dominic - Rosary
... Dominic ... "The Rosary of Mary is the principle and foundation on which the very Order of Saint Dominic rests for making perfect the life of its members and obtaining the salvation of others." ...
Marian Apparitions - Historical Feasts - Our Lady of The Rosary
... of the Rosary is by tradition attributed to Saint Dominic in 1208 in the church of Prouille, in France ... According to the attribution, the Virgin Mary appeared to Saint Dominic and introduced him to the rosary ... Some sources suggest that Alan de Rupe (rather than Saint Dominic) was the major influence on the rosary in the 15th century, while other sources seek a middle ground to these two views ...
Dominic Loricatus
... Saint Dominic Loricatus — in Italian, San Domenico Loricato — (995–1060) was an Umbrian saint, born in the Italian village of Luceolis near Cantiano (then in ... It is through his vigorous embrace of this practice that Dominic Loricatus has become most well known, particularly through a mention by Edward Gibbon in The History of ... and such was the skill and patience of a famous hermit, Saint Dominic of the iron Cuirass, that in six days he could discharge an entire century, by a ...

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