FC: T H E L I F E O F S A I N T D O M I N I C B Y E M I L Y M E S S E N G E R 6 / 7 P M
1: St. Dominic was born in the year 1170, into a fairly wealthy family, in the small town of Caleruega, Spain.
2: When he matured to his 20’s, he studied liberal arts and theology. After he became a priest he moved to live under a community life under the rule of St. Augustine.
3: In 1217 Dominic formed a group of around 16 men and travelled around Europe preaching and studying.during the next 2 years Dominic travelled over 3,000 miles on foot teaching and giving encouragement where ever needed.
4: St. Dominic died in the year 1221. He was then canonized in 1234.