"A [preacher] who does not love art, poetry, music and nature can be dangerous. Blindness and deafness toward the beautiful are not incidental; they are necessarily reflected in his [preaching]." — BXVI
Congratulations!Ich freue mich mit Dir!
Fr. P.,I suspect that the clincher was that they heard a rumor that you were willing to just quit. ;-)Congratulations!
That is wonderful news! Sincere congratulations and prayers for continued success! Now how shall we celebrate???
"It is through much tribulation that we enter the kingdom of Heaven." --StPaul
Felicitations, mon pere -- now break out the Veuve Cliquot and have a great dinner (a la francaise, bien sur!). (Pardon the lack of accents, etc. -- just have a clavier en anglais).Une lectrice canadienne,Patricia Gonzalez
Merci a Dieu!
Vives les dominicains!
Many thanks for your prayers and good wishes!Augustine, my plans are to leave for the US in Dec whether I passed or not. I'll be returning to Rome in Oct 2011. I doubt very seriously that the Swiss friars in charge of grading the exams would be swayed by anything short of a papal order.