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St. Dominic (1170-1221). Son of Felix Guzman and Bl. Joan of Aza, he was born at Calaruega, Spain, studied at the Univ. at Palencia, was probably ordained there while pursuing his studies and was appointed canon at Osma in 1199. There he became prior superior of the chapter, which was noted for its strict adherence to the rule of St. Benedict. In 1203 he accompanied Bishop Diego de Avezedo of Osma to Languedoc where Dominic preached against the ... Continue Reading

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  1. pamela sue aragon
    4 years ago

    yeah me too! why the patron saint for astronomy?
    but he is a great person!!!

  2. CatholicKid
    4 years ago

    This site really helped me do my religion paper. It has so much information!

  3. aalayah and nadia
    4 years ago

    i like the information that u give because its helping us learn about saints n angles

    love aalayah n nadia =]

  4. Kameron
    5 years ago

    it was very helpful

  5. denise Powell
    5 years ago

    very helpful as I did not know any thing about him.

  6. peter mankowski
    5 years ago

    this is very helpful for my religion project.......god bless you

  7. Maverick Hunter Zero
    5 years ago

    Very Helpful Cause I'am very curious about his past life.

  8. diosdado mose
    5 years ago

    advance Happy Feastday st. Dominic

  9. miss samoa
    5 years ago

    yea i really need more inform about him coz i am doing my r.e project on him but the funny thing is, that i am a saint Dominic student and i do not know anything about him

  10. Emmanuel
    5 years ago

    pls can I get the full history of st Dominic

  11. shannon
    5 years ago

    yea i need alittle more info cuz im doin a report on him=]

  12. Domenick
    5 years ago

    Yes, it is reported that the Blessed Mother gave St. Dominic the rosary.

  13. joseph
    5 years ago

    I was wondering if there was any more information on saint Dominic for a report on him

  14. jessica
    6 years ago

    it is a great story. and you are awesome.

  15. domenica
    6 years ago

    I believe he was given the rosary by Our Blessed Mother, but I could be wrong.

  16. Trisha Holzman
    6 years ago

    I love this web site and was wondering if I could get more info on saint dominic?

  17. Linda
    6 years ago

    He was made patron of Astronomers because he had a star shaped birthmark. But where I read that I can't remember.

  18. urmuma
    6 years ago

    would all that information be a biography?

  19. lawkey
    6 years ago

    Sophie, i was also pondering why St. Domimic was a patron saint of the astrologer. maybe we need to still research more on his life past

  20. Mishka
    6 years ago

    Sophie, I think that because of the star above his head in iconography.

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