Canticle Isaiah 66

Comfort and joy in the holy city Rejoice with Jerusalem and be glad with her, all you who love her; rejoice with her, rejoice, all you who mourned for her. Suck and be filled at the breast of her consolation; draw on the nipples of her glory, and overflow with delights. For the Lord says… Continue reading Canticle Isaiah 66

The True History of Groundhog Day

Over at HMS blog, Duncan Maxwell Anderson explains Candlemas customs –which include Groundhog Day! Who knew? So, why does Candlemas fall on Groundhog Day? Groundhog Day comes from it. In Catholic Europe, they say that if Candlemas is clear and bright, there will be six more weeks of winter. In Germany, this idea became, “If… Continue reading The True History of Groundhog Day