Monthly Archives: April 2018

The Medium is the Message

JMJ The Readings for Monday in the Fifth Week of EasterThe Feast of Pope St Pius V Acts 14:5-18 John 14:21-26 Even with these words, they scarcely restrained the crowds from offering sacrifice to them. This scene of the Lystrians … Continue reading

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I in you.

✙ JMJ The Readings for  the 5th Sunday of Easter (B2) Among the Dominicans, The Feast of St Catherine of Siena Acts 8:26-31 1 John 3:18-24  John 15:1-8 Ut credamus in nomine Filii ehe Catechism Tjus Jesu Christi : et … Continue reading

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Sometimes it’s totally needed

✙ JMJ The Readings for Saturday in the 4th Week of Easter (B2) Acts 13:44-52  John 14:7-14 Verba quae ego loquor vobis, a meipso non loquor. Pater autem in me manens, ipse fecit opera. The words that I speak to … Continue reading

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Deep Data from before the Beginning of Time.

✙ JMJ The Readings for Thursday in the 4th Week of Easter (B2) Acts 13:13-25  John 13:16-20 Hujus Deus ex semine secundum promissionem eduxit Israel salvatorem Jesum,Of this man’s seed God according to his promise, hath raised up to Israel … Continue reading

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Here Kitty, Kitty.

✙ JMJ The Readings for St Mark, EvangelistWednesday in the 4th Week of Easter (B2) 1 Peter 5:5B-14  Mark 16:15-20 Sobrii estote, et vigilate : quia adversarius vester diabolus tamquam leo rugiens circuit, quaerens quem devoret : cui resistite fortes in … Continue reading

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Hanukkah in the Nile.

✙ JMJ The Readings for Tuesday in the 4th Week of Easter (B2) Acts 11:19-26  John 10:22-30 Quousque animam nostram tollis? si tu es Christus, dic nobis palam.How long dost thou hold our souls in suspense? If thou be the … Continue reading

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Sonnet XV Good Friday. 3PM.

The darken’d Sun turns sharply to the WestThe crying women now a muffl’d soundThe crowds still gaping silent stand aroundThe Roman circus ceases to molest The body nearly now by life unboundUnseen the Angels horror gathering nowPenultimate redemption’s dying bowIn … Continue reading

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I want you. To want me.

✙ JMJ The Readings for Tuesday in the 3rd Week of Easter (B2) Acts 7:51—8:1A  John 6:30-35 Ego sum panis vitae.I am the bread of life.In the Episcopal Book of Common Prayer 1979 there is a Eucharistic Anaphora that includes the … Continue reading

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When the heart is ready the teacher will come.

✙ JMJ The Readings for Thursday in the 2nd Week of Easter (B2) Acts 5:34-42  John 6:1-15 Surgens autem quidam in concilio pharisaeus, nomine Gamaliel, legisdoctor, honorabilis universae plebi, jussit foras ad breve homines fieri, dixitque ad illos…But one in … Continue reading

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Verba Vitae

✙ JMJ The Readings for the 2nd Wednesday of Easter (B2) Acts 5:17-26  John 3:16-21 Ite, et stantes loquimini in templo plebi omnia verba vitae hujus. Go, and standing speak in the temple to the people all the words of this … Continue reading

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