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Lectionary

28 Jan 2020

The news is full of the new virus, and its spread. Given modern travel, anything can and will spread widely. We should not grumble at this. Or any test. Bad things happen, so we can learn from them: all things will work together for Good to those loved by God — despite Satanic interference. It […]

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Life Poetry

Anglo-Catholics make good poets: Eliot quartet.

Transubstantiation in four lines. Our condition in four stanzas. Enough said. East Coker, IV The whole earth is our hospital Endowed by the ruined millionaire, Wherein, if we do well, we shall Die of the absolute paternal care That will not leave us, but prevents us everywhere. The chill ascends from feet to knees, The […]