Daily Archives: 2 August 2006

St. Augustine on rain

Hail to you, O patristibloggers! I am back on rain again, with St. Augustine, who in his Commentary on the Sermon on the Mount (De sermone Domini in monte libri duo in CCL 35) has a very nice riff on … Continue reading

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Pro gratiarum actione

We were, frankly, quite desperate for rain out here at The Sabine Farm. The crops were dying and trees stressing, etc. I began adding the prayers petitioning rain at every Mass. Rain has come. Oh my has the rain come! … Continue reading

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