O Oriens

O Oriens, splendor lucis aeternae, et sol justitiae: veni, et illumina sedentes in tenebris, et umbra mortis. O Radiant Dawn, splendor of eternal light, sun of justice: Come, shine on those who dwell in darkness and the shadow of death. From the Lectionary Cycle: Oriens, splendor lucis aeternae et sol iustitiae: veni et illumina sedentes inContinue reading “O Oriens”

Gaudete, Gaudete! Iterum dico vobis, Gaudete!

Rejoice, Rejoice! Again I say to you, Rejoice! is the translation of the above Latin title for this post.  Today is the third Sunday of Advent, otherwise known as Gaudete Sunday. (“You need to Rejoice” Sunday) The church’s ministers don themselves in Rose colored Vestments today as a sign that this penitential season of AdventContinue reading “Gaudete, Gaudete! Iterum dico vobis, Gaudete!”

My first 5 days in Seminary

Well, the last 5 days have been some of the most interesting and rewarding of my life so far. Thursday I started seminary at Bishop Simon Bruté College Seminary here in Indianapolis. I arrived on campus around 4-ish Thursday and after unloading some stuff, and figuring out what stuff I didn’t need and should probablyContinue reading “My first 5 days in Seminary”