A Song and a Prayer for New Year’s …

A Song and a Prayer for New Year’s … not necessarily in that order …

A Prayer:

Maker of heaven and earth, space and time, entering this new year I put my hope in you, trusting that you will provide whatever I need for body …

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Bonaventure: Good Advice for Students Everywhere

Reading a little medieval philosophy and theology this morning, and this jumped out at me from the Prologue to St Bonaventure’s THE MIND’S ROAD TO GOD:

Therefore to the cry of prayer through Christ crucified, by Whose blood we are purged of the filth …

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Da Pacem, Domine: A Soundtrack for Boston

Staring at the coverage of the tragic events at the Boston Marathon over the past few hours, I have found myself groping for a prayer. The normally reliable Anglican Collects seem to rush too quickly to closure, the Psalms of Lament are not quite fitting, I am impoverished of the …

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