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Archive for January, 2011

Posted: Monday, January 31st, 2011 @ 9:39 pm in Advent, Gueranger, Prayer, This Blog | Comments Off on

Obviously there has not been much activity here lately.  It has been hard to find time and motivation to blog.  There is a lot of writing I would like to do, but right now the blogging kind is low on the list.  However I do not want to give up on this blog.  My goal […]

The New Year

Posted: Saturday, January 1st, 2011 @ 10:47 pm in Christmas, Gueranger, Liturgical Calendar | Comments Off on The New Year

There is an interesting note in the Liturgical Year entry for the seventh day of Christmas (31st).  Abbot Gueranger tells us that Mozarabic Church is the only one to give liturgical expression to the close of the year.  They used the following preface on the Sunday before Epiphany: It is meet and just that we […]