Daily Archives: 2 February 2006

Fr. Z’s Prayer Before Using The Internet

EXCERPT:
Some years ago there was much chat about having St. Isidore of Seville (+636) proposed as the patron saint of the internet. I was asked to write a prayer peple could recite before using the internet. It seemed to me that that was a good idea. I wrote the prayer in Latin and submitted it, with a translation into English, to a bishop who gave it his approval. Continue reading

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The Still Small Voice

Over at one of my very favorite blogs, Laudator Temporis Acti, is a post that everyone should read and savor:
John Burroughs, The Still Small Voice:
We learn from 1 Kings 19 and the experience of Elijah that  we who are in … Continue reading

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2 February: Presentation of the Lord

EXCERPT:
Almyghtye and everlastyng God,
we humbly beseche thy Majestie,
that as thy onelye begotten sonne
was this day presented in the Temple
in the substaunce of our fleshe;
so graunte that we maie bee presented unto thee with pure and cleare myndes; Continue reading

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