Anglican Notables – Charles I – 30 January

Anglican Notables – Charles I (Caroline Divines) – 30 January [This is a series of biographical sketches of Anglican men and women whose lives have been exemplary in virtue and/or have made significant contributions to Anglicanism’s expression of the Gospel.  Written from the perspective of full communion with the See of St. Peter, including such…

Patristic Lectionary (Year 1) – Monday, Third Week in Ordinary Time – 25 January 2021 – Octave / Week of Prayer for Christian Unity

Patristic Lectionary (Year 1) – Monday, Third Week in Ordinary Time (Ferial Day following the Third Sunday after Epiphany)  – 25 January 2021 – Octave / Week of Prayer for Christian Unity [Consonant with both Anglicanism’s and monasticism’s love of patristic theology-spirituality, this is a series of occasional selections from a two-year lectionary for the…

Anglican Notables – Richard Meux Benson (Religious) – 16 January

[This is a series of biographical sketches of Anglican men and women whose lives have been exemplary in virtue and/or have made significant contributions to Anglicanism’s expression of the Gospel.  Written from the perspective of full communion with the See of St. Peter, including such papal statements as St. John Paul II’s encyclical on ecumenism,…

Patristic Lectionary (Year 1) – Saturday, First Week in Ordinary Time – 16 January 2021

Patristic Lectionary (Year 1) – Saturday, First Week in Ordinary Time (Ferial Day following the First Sunday after Epiphany) – 16 January 2021 [Consonant with both Anglicanism’s and monasticism’s love of patristic theology-spirituality, I occasionally post selections from a two-year lectionary for the Divine Office that draws mostly from patristic writings.  The lectionary was initially edited…

Anglican Notables – John Cosin (Divines, Theologians) – 15 January

Anglican Notables – John Cosin (Divines, Theologians) – 15 January [This is a series of biographical sketches of Anglican men and women whose lives have been exemplary in virtue and/or have made significant contributions to Anglicanism’s expression of the Gospel.  Written from the perspective of full communion with the See of St. Peter, including such…

St. Benet Biscop – 12 January

Link to excerpts from Baring-Gould’s hagiography of St. Benet Biscop here. The image is said to be of St. Benet Biscop instructing the young St. Bede.