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The Douai Magazine, no. 177, Easter Sunday 2016
The Douai Magazine is published by the
Trustees of Douai Abbey,
Upper Woolhampton, Berkshire, RG7 5TQ
All rights reserved
Opinions expressed herein are the authors’ own and are not necessarily shared
by the Douai community or the Trustees of Douai Abbey.

Papal Greeting and Blessing

3

Foreword

7

The Quatercentennial of Foundation

9

• The Community Pilgrimage to Paris

15

• The Homily of Abbot Geoffrey Scott in Paris

19

• The Solemnity of St Edmund

22

• Abbot Aidan Bellenger’s Colloquy

25

• Abbot Cuthbert Madden’s Homily

33

• The Bishop of St Edmundsbury’s Sermon

37

• The Provost of Portsmouth’s Homily

43

• The Wintour Vestments

48

• The Malvern Cope

52

• The New Statue of St Edmund

54

• The New Hymn to St Edmund

58

• The New Logo

59

• The Consecrated Life Colloquies

60

Portrayals of St Edmund, King & Martyr,

after the Reformation

62

The Reception of Vatican II at Douai in the 1960s & 70s

81

The EBC Forum & Extraordinary General Chapter

94

The Refoundation of the Dutch Dominican Province

98

Obituaries

100

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Book Reviews

111

Community Chronicle

122

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Community List

137