Daily Archives: 23 March 2008

Vigils of Easter

Another Easter Vigil celebrated, and some would say, survived. At right is Charlie proclaiming the Exodus reading. I felt like I was on the run all night: in the sacristy preparing incense, in my seat listening to a few readings, … Continue reading

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On the Bookshelf: Fiction

I’ve cut back on reading fiction this past Lent. It was truly more from being busy than from a resolution. I did enjoy, for the most part, a breakthrough novel of sorts by veteran sf writer Kay Kenyon, Bright of … Continue reading

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John Chrysostom Preaches Easter

The Apollo 12 astronauts’ photo of the sun peeking out from the Earth, and the great golden mouth. What could be a better Easter reflection? Happy Easter, readers, friends, and all! Is there anyone who is a devout lover of … Continue reading

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