Patristic Lectionary – 30 September 2021 – St. Jerome, Priest and Doctor of the Church; Thursday, Seventeenth Week in Trinitytide

[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 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…

Michaelmas

[Image: Hugh Ray Easton’s windows at Grimsby Minster] A blessed Michelmas to you all and especially to Fr. Michael Peterson, O.S.B., Bishop Michael Aidan Smith, Obl.S.B., and Mr. Michael Erconwald Andrews, Obl.S.B. Today’s feast is one of those moments in the liturgical year when, in addition to meditating on the theological riches of the day,…

Patristic Lectionary – 27 September 2021 –  St. Vincent de Paul; Monday, Seventeenth Week in Trinitytide

[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 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…

Patristic Lectionary – 25 September 2021 –  Saturday, Sixteenth Week in Trinitytide

[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 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…