Daily Archives: 7 March 2019

Book Challenge Day 1

This series will run simultaneously on my fb page. There, no comment, just cover. Here, a few words. This was the first book I wore out. I got another–the same 1956 edition. Today, my go-to field guide for astronomy is … Continue reading

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Of Psalm 51

Or, more accurately, Marty Haugen’s setting of it. For some reason, the contemporary/folk vector in the 70s didn’t produce a single setting that stuck like Isaiah 43 (“Be Not Afraid”) or Psalm 91 (“On Eagles Wings”). I doubt this offering … Continue reading

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OCM 12: Duties and Ministries

Part II of the introduction to the Order of Celebrating Matrimony treats the┬áDuties and Ministries of the sacramental experience. This part covers numbered paragraphs 12 through 27. Let’s just read the first one: 12. The preparation and celebration of Marriage, … Continue reading

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