Patristic Lectionary—10 September 2020, Feria after the Thirteenth Sunday of Trinitytide (Thursday ~ 23rd 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 of Edinburgh School of Divinity) and subsequently re-edited and formatted by Michele Freyhauf (Durham University).  Click here for the link to…

Patristic Lectionary—7 September 2020, Feria after the Thirteenth Sunday of Trinitytide (Monday ~ 23rd Week in Ordinary Time); Labor Day

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 the link to…

Patristic Lectionary—3 September 2020, St. Gregory the Great

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 the link to…

Ramsey, the Rule of St. Benedict, and the Book of Common Prayer

[The portrait of Archbishop Ramsey was painted by George J. D. Bruce in 1961, the year Ramsey was consecrated Archbishop of Canterbury] [Hood-doff to Fr. Matthew Cuthbert Dallman, Obl.S.B., who posted this on his _English Spirituality_ page on Facebook] “So it is that the Benedictine Way really underlies the Book of Common Prayer, where the…