We hit the ground running, as one must do in Rome… first: stay awake… eat… get sun… stay awake.
This is a good way to do it.
Later, I said Mass at Ss. Trinita.
They are having a novena to Our Lady and will consecrated the parish!
This is how they have displayed Our Lady of Fatima.
A trip to Gammarelli began with a glimpse of this beautiful hand embroidered vestment. Someone: feel free to send $10K.
The vestments we ordered will have the coats of arms embroidered directly on the fabric. However, we have a few others. Here is one for the Extraordinary Ordinary.
The scene of Act I of Tosca.
Because today, in the traditional calendar (and that of the Augustinians) is St. Monica, we went to venerate her bone in the church names after her son.
I enjoy the street shrines. After all these years they are like old friends.
Orata at a tiny, family owned place I’ve known and trusted for years.
One of the most beautiful squares in the world.