I really don’t want to do this, but for the sake of my sanity, I’m taking a break from the Liturgical Look Forward series. Two main factors are driving this. The bigger reason is life changes. As some of you know, I recently changed jobs. After a decade in the
I find myself pondering the reasons for gaps in the lectionary of the Daily Office readings. I’m struck by a couple in particular… What makes these interesting is that I’m not looking at the currently lectionary, but the original 1928 Daily Office lectionary. Here’s one: 2 Samuel 11:2-4a, and 12:1-7,9-10,12-13a That’s
Here is this week’s episode, including a brief discussion of the Nativity of St. John the Baptist.
The latest Liturgical Look Forward is up now for Proper 4!
I’m thinking back to yesterday and the conjunction of two different feasts, Corpus Christi and the Feast of the Visitation. It’s worth commenting on why two different sites—like the St. Bede’s Breviary and Daily Prayer—would choose one over the other. How do we think through these decisions theologically and what
The St. Bede’s Breviary is celebrating today as Corpus Christi as a local Feast of Our Lord with a commemoration of the Visitation. Forward Movement’s Daily Prayer is celebrating today as the Visitation. This is one of the possible conjunctions that had never occurred to me but which the liturgical