What 'Cosmos' Got Wrong About Giordano Bruno, the Heretic Scientist
He was hailed as a bonafide science martyr in last night's Cosmos premiere. Not so fast, Tyson.
Fra Angelico
The Italian artist Guido di Pietro da Mugello, better known as Fra Angelico, was considered blessed even before he was beatified because of the way he lived ...
Dominican Order
The Order of Preachers (Latin: Ordo Praedicatorum, hence the abbreviation OP used by members), more commonly known after the 15th century as the Dominican Order or Dominicans, is a Roman Catholic ...
Dominican Order - Wikipedia
What 'Cosmos' Got Wrong About Giordano Bruno, the Heretic Scientist
He was hailed as a bonafide science martyr in last night's Cosmos premiere. Not so fast, Tyson.
John Scory
John Scory (died 1585) was an English Dominican friar who later became a bishop in the Church of England.He was Bishop of Rochester from 1551 to 1552, and then translated to Bishop of Chichester from ...
Aymeric of Piacenza
Aymeric of Piacenza (born Piacenza, Italy; died 19 August 1327, Bologna) was an Italian Dominican scholar, who became Master of the Order of Preachers. He involved in both the suppression of the Frati...
Gonçalo de Amarante
Gonçalo de Amarante (variably 'Gonzalo', 'Gundisalvus', etc.) (1187 in Arriconha, Tagilde, Vizela Municipality – 10 January 1259 in Amarante, Portugal) was a Portuguese priest and hermit before ...
Gonçalo de Amarante - Wikipedia
Heinrich Kramer
Heinrich Kramer (c. 1430 – 1505), also known under the Latinized name Henricus Institor, was a German churchman and inquisitor.Born in Sélestat, Alsace, he joined the Dominican Order at an early age a...
Heinrich Kramer - Wikipedia
John of Ragusa
John of Ragusa (Croatian: Ivan Stojković; born c. 1380 at Dubrovnik, Republic of Ragusa) was a Croatian Dominican theologian. He died at Lausanne, Switzerland in 1443.He was president of the Counc...
Ángel Martínez Casado
Ángel Martínez Casado (Retuerto, León Province, Spain, 1947) is a Dominican friar and PhD (doctor) in History and Theology.
His doctoral thesis was supervised by Professor Julio Valdeón Baruque (...
Yves Congar
Yves Marie-Joseph Congar (Yves M.J. Congar, Yves Marie Joseph Congar), O.P. (13 April 1904 – 22 June 1995), was a French Dominican friar, Catholic priest and theologian. He was made a cardinal of the ...
Jerome Inglott
Jerome Inglott (1776–1835) was a minor Maltese philosopher and theologian. His areas of specialisation in philosophy were chiefly metaphysics and ontology. He held the Chair of Philosophy at the Unive...
Jerome Inglott - Wikipedia
Vincent of Beauvais
The Dominican friar Vincent of Beauvais (Vincentius Bellovacensis or Vincentius Burgundus) (c. 1190 – 1264?) wrote the Speculum Maius, the main encyclopedia that was used in the Middle Ages...
Vincent of Beauvais - Wikipedia
Girolamo Bernerio
Girolamo Cardinal Bernerio, O.P. (1540 – 5 August 1611) was an Italian Cardinal of the Roman Catholic Church.Bernerio was born in Corregio. He served as Bishop of Ascoli Piceno from 1586 until ...
Wilfrid Harrington
Wilfrid John Harrington (born 1927 in Ireland) is an Irish Dominican priest.He studied theology in Rome and biblical studies in Jerusalem at the École Biblique. He lectures in scripture at the Priory...
John-Baptist Hackett
John-Baptist Hackett (alias Hacket, Hacquet, Hecquet) (died 1676) was an Irish Catholic theologian.
Hackett was born at Fethard, co. Tipperary, Ireland, and was educated in the Dominican convent a...
Raphael Badius
Raphael Badius was a Florentine Dominican of the seventeenth century.
Badius was versed in Tuscan and Florentine antiquities, and his researches made him conversant with matters of history and ha...