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November 24, 2016

Mass Readings

Ordinary Form Divine Office Week I Sunday, November 27: First Sunday of Advent Is 2:1-5; Ps 122; Rom 13:11-14; Mt 24:37-44 Monday, November 28:...

Pastor Iuventus

Two pieces of music encapsulate the spirit of Advent for me. One is the plainchant Rorate Caeli and the other is Bach’s Cantata 140,...

Lectio Divina

Matthew 24:37-44 37 “The coming of the Son of Man will be like what happened in the time of Noah. 38 In the days...

Omnium Gatherum

We begin a new liturgical year of grace. It’s the First Sunday of Advent. We prepare for the Lord’s Coming. Last Sunday, the Solemnity...

Briefly noted

God’s Wild Flowers by Pia Matthews (Gracewing, £12.99). Dr Matthews, who lectures at Wonersh seminary and St Mary’s University, has subtitled her book “Saints...

The timeless values of medieval Christianity

Positively Medieval by Jamie Blosser, Our Sunday Visitor, £15 Jamie Blosser does not advocate “misty-eyed nostalgia” for medieval Christendom and acknowledges that it could...

Nice, warm-hearted, blokey – and wrong

Ethics in the Real World by Peter Singer, Princeton, £19.95 According to Princeton’s blurb-writer, Singer “is often described as the world’s most influential philosopher”....

Mass Readings

Ordinary Form Divine Office Week I Sunday, November 27: First Sunday of Advent Is 2:1-5; Ps 122; Rom 13:11-14; Mt 24:37-44 Monday, November 28:...

Pastor Iuventus

Two pieces of music encapsulate the spirit of Advent for me. One is the plainchant Rorate Caeli and the other is Bach’s Cantata 140,...

Lectio Divina

Matthew 24:37-44 37 “The coming of the Son of Man will be like what happened in the time of Noah. 38 In the days...

Omnium Gatherum

We begin a new liturgical year of grace. It’s the First Sunday of Advent. We prepare for the Lord’s Coming. Last Sunday, the Solemnity...

Briefly noted

God’s Wild Flowers by Pia Matthews (Gracewing, £12.99). Dr Matthews, who lectures at Wonersh seminary and St Mary’s University, has subtitled her book “Saints...

The timeless values of medieval Christianity

Positively Medieval by Jamie Blosser, Our Sunday Visitor, £15 Jamie Blosser does not advocate “misty-eyed nostalgia” for medieval Christendom and acknowledges that it could...

Nice, warm-hearted, blokey – and wrong

Ethics in the Real World by Peter Singer, Princeton, £19.95 According to Princeton’s blurb-writer, Singer “is often described as the world’s most influential philosopher”....