Will Duquette is not a Catholic Mom. Instead, he's a software engineer by day, and a Lay Dominican by night…well, and by day, too. He's also the husband of Jane and the father of four kids, and he writes because he can't help it. When he's not at CatholicMom, which is virtually all of the time, Will blogs at Patheos at "Cry Woof!".
: Community is the Fourth Pillar of Dominican life…because you need companions on the journey.
Preaching is the Third Pillar of Dominican life. And for a layperson, it has to flow from the depths of your being…because there’s usually no time to prepare.
Study is the Second Pillar of Dominican life. It centers on prayerful
study of scripture, but includes prayerful study of anything.
Prayer is the First Pillar of Dominican life, and the foundation all apostolic work, including raising a family.
Will Duquette shares his acquaintance with Justin Martyr and how it led to his return to the Catholic Church.
Will Duquette presents the life of St. Dominic.
Will Duquette describes his journey back to the Church, including a newfound appreciation for special saints.
On Trinity Sunday, our pastor declined to try to explain the nature of the Trinity to us; he said that
The other morning I got up, and Jane said, “Good morning,” and I said, “What assures you of that?” And