Category Archives: 1Advent

How to Win at Quidditch by Trying Really Hard.

✙ JMJ The Readings for Saturday 1 Advent (Year 2): Isaiah 30:19-21, 23-26 Matthew 9:35–10:1, 5A, 6-8 Erunt oculi tui videntes præceptorem tuum. Et aures tuæ audient verbum post tergum monentis: Hæc est via; ambulate in ea, et non declinetis neque … Continue reading

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When in Rome…

✙ JMJ The Readings for Thursday 1 Advent (Year 2): Isaiah 26:1-6 Matthew 7:21, 24-27 Dixit Jesus: Non omnis qui dicit mihi, Domine, Domine, intrabit in regnum cælorum: sed qui facit voluntatem Patris mei, qui in cælis est, ipse intrabit … Continue reading

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It’s all sin. Come and feast.

Happy St Nicholas Day! ✙ JMJ The Readings for Wednesday 1 Advent (Year 2): Isaiah 25:6-10A Matthew 15:29-37 Et accesserunt ad eum turbæ multæ, habentes secum mutos, cæcos, claudos, debiles, et alios multos: et projecerunt eos ad pedes ejus, et … Continue reading

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The American Way: Something about the Reaping…

✙ JMJ The Readings for Tuesday 1 Advent (Year 2): Isaiah 11:1-10 Luke 10:21-24 Quod abscondisti hæc a sapientibus et prudentibus, et revelasti ea parvulis.  Thou hast hidden all this from the wise and the prudent, and revealed it to … Continue reading

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Well. Isn’t That Special.

✙ JMJ The Readings for Monday 1 Advent (Year 2): Isaiah 2:1-5 Matthew 8:5-11 I heard a sermon on this passage once where the Centurion’s servant was called his lover. At that time, I did a search (I think it … Continue reading

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See the Watch Swing Back and Forth

  + JMJ The Readings for Sunday 1 Advent (Year B): Isaiah 63:16B-17, 19B; 64:2-7 I Corinthians 1:3-9 Mark 13:33-37 Videte vigilate et orate nescitis enim quando tempus sit Take ye heed, watch and pray. For ye know not when … Continue reading

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