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Arise! Shake off the Dust!

Yesterday was GREAT! It all started on Saturday with the Great Vigil of Easter, that great service of darkness to light, death to life, silence to music, and so much more. The resonances are multifaceted, complex, and supremely satisfying. Then comes Sunday morning with the hats and the clothes and, at least where I was … Continue reading Arise! Shake off the Dust!

We Stand on the Sea’s Shore

Yesterday, after Evening Prayer, we removed all the adornments from the Chapel, then we sat down for a one more meal in Egypt. It was a simple affair: lentil stew with greens, bread, olives, raisins, wine and grape juice... chocolate cake. We talked about God and faith. We laughed at each others jokes and listened … Continue reading We Stand on the Sea’s Shore