Patristic Lectionary – Saturday after Ash Wednesday – 29 February 2020

Patristic Lectionary – Saturday after Ash Wednesday – 29 February 2020 [Consonant with both Anglicanism’s and monasticism’s love of patristic theology-spirituality, I occasionally post selections from Durham University’s two-year lectionary for the Divine Office that draws mostly from patristic writings.  The lectionary was initially edited by Stephen Mark Holmes (University of Edinburgh School of Divinity)…

Patristic Lectionary – Thursday After Ash Wednesday – 27 February 2020

Patristic Lectionary – Thursday After Ash Wednesday – 27 February 2020 [Consonant with both Anglicanism’s and monasticism’s love of patristic theology-spirituality, I occasionally post selections from Durham University’s two-year lectionary for the Divine Office that draws mostly from patristic writings.  The lectionary was initially edited by Stephen Mark Holmes (University of Edinburgh School of Divinity)…

Patristic Lectionary – Monday, 7th Week in Ordinary Time – 24 February 2020

Patristic Lectionary—Monday, 7th Week in Ordinary Time (Feria after Quinquagesima/Shrove Sunday) – 24 February 2020  [Consonant with both Anglicanism’s and monasticism’s love of patristic theology-spirituality, I occasionally post selections from Durham University’s two-year lectionary for the Divine Office that draws mostly from patristic writings.  The lectionary was initially edited by Stephen Mark Holmes (University of…

Patristic Lectionary – Saturday, 6th Week in Ordinary Time – 22 February 2020

Patristic Lectionary – Saturday, 6th Week in Ordinary Time (Feria after Septuagesima Sunday); Chair of St. Peter – 22 February 2020 [Consonant with both Anglicanism’s and monasticism’s love of patristic theology-spirituality, I occasionally post selections from Durham University’s two-year lectionary for the Divine Office that draws mostly from patristic writings.  The lectionary was initially edited…

Patristic Lectionary – Thursday, Sixth Week in Ordinary Time – 20 February 2020

Patristic Lectionary – Thursday, 6th Week in Ordinary Time (Feria after Septuagesima Sunday) – 20 February 2020 [Consonant with both Anglicanism’s and monasticism’s love of patristic theology-spirituality, I occasionally post selections from Durham University’s two-year lectionary for the Divine Office that draws mostly from patristic writings.  The lectionary was initially edited by Stephen Mark Holmes…

Reclaiming English Spiritual Classics

Dr. Lisa Nicholas has started a publishing project, Nova et Vetera Books, that will include works from the English spiritual tradition.  The first title expected to be released will be the shorter form of Julian of Norwich’s Shewings or Revelations of Divine Love. Here is a list of works Dr. Nicholas is working on. Comfortable Words for Christ’s Lovers by…

Patristic Lectionary – Monday, 6th Week in Ordinary Time – 17 February 2020

Patristic Lectionary – Monday, 6th Week in Ordinary Time (Feria after Sexagesima Sunday) – 17 February 2020 [Consonant with both Anglicanism’s and monasticism’s love of patristic theology-spirituality, I occasionally post selections from Durham University’s two-year lectionary for the Divine Office that draws mostly from patristic writings.  The lectionary was initially edited by Stephen Mark Holmes…

Patristic Lectionary – 15 February 2020 – Pre-Lenten Ferial Day (Saturday, 5th Week in Ordinary Time)

Patristic Lectionary – 15 February 2020 – Pre-Lenten Ferial Day (Saturday, 5th Week in Ordinary Time) [Consonant with both Anglicanism’s and monasticism’s love of patristic theology-spirituality, I occasionally post selections from Durham University’s two-year lectionary for the Divine Office that draws mostly from patristic writings.  The lectionary was initially edited by Stephen Mark Holmes (University…

Patristic Lectionary – Thursday, 5th Week in Ordinary Time – 13 February 2020

Patristic Lectionary – Thursday, 5th Week in Ordinary Time (Feria in Septuagesima) – 13 February 2020 [Consonant with both Anglicanism’s and monasticism’s love of patristic theology-spirituality, I occasionally post selections from Durham University’s two-year lectionary for the Divine Office that draws mostly from patristic writings.  The lectionary was initially edited by Stephen Mark Holmes (University…

Patristic Lectionary – 10 February 2020 – St. Scholastica; Ferial Day, Fifth Week after Epiphany.

Patristic Lectionary – 10 February 2020 – St. Scholastica; Ferial Day, Fifth Sunday after Epiphany (Monday, 5th Week in Ordinary Time) [Consonant with both Anglicanism’s and monasticism’s love of patristic theology-spirituality, I occasionally post selections from Durham University’s two-year lectionary for the Divine Office that draws mostly from patristic writings.  The lectionary was initially edited…

Lectio divina on Psalm 96 from Bishop Michael Aidan Smith, Obl.S.B.

The _Living Church_ has published the following by one of our oblates, Bishop Michael Aidan Smith, Obl.S.B. (Read the entire reflection here.) “From the life we receive in our corporate worship, may our light be so fueled to shine that others may see goodness and give glory to our Father in heaven.”

Patristic Lectionary—8 February, Ferial Day Following the Fourth Sunday After Epiphany.

[Consonant with both Anglicanism’s and monasticism’s love of patristic theology-spirituality, I occasionally post selections from Durham University’s two-year lectionary for the Divine Office that draws mostly from patristic writings.  The lectionary was initially edited by Stephen Mark Holmes (University of Edinburgh School of Divinity) and subsequently re-edited and formatted by Michele Freyhauf (Durham University).  Click here for…