Décimo Kaléndas Decémbris. Luna

Décimo Kaléndas Decémbris. Luna . The Twenty-Second Day of November.  The Night of the Moon.  Sanctæ Cæcíliæ, Vírginis et Mártyris, quæ ad cæléstem Sponsum, próprio sánguine purpuráta, transívit sextodécimo Kaléndas Octóbris. St. Cecilia, virgin and martyr, who on the 16th of September, purpled with her own blood, departed to her heavenly Spouse. Colóssis, in Phrygia,…

Undécimo Kaléndas Novémbris. Luna

Undécimo Kaléndas Novémbris.  Luna The Twenty-Second Day of October. The Night of the Moon. Hierosólymis sanctæ Maríæ Salóme, matris sanctórum Jacóbi et Joánnis Apostolórum, quæ in Evangelio légitur circa Dómini sepultúram sollícita. At Jerusalem, St. Mary Salome, the mother of the apostles James and John, who is referred to in the Gospel as having cared for the…

Décimo Kaléndas Octóbris. Luna.

Décimo Kaléndas Octóbris.  Luna The Twenty-Second Day of September. The Night of the Moon. Sancti Thomæ a Villa Nova, ex Eremitárum sancti Augustíni Ordine, Epíscopi Valentíni et Confessóris; cujus dies natális recólitur sexto Idus Septémbris. St. Thomas of Villanova, of the Order of Hermits of St. Augustine, archbishop of Valencia and confessor, whose birthday is the…

Conference “Tradition” VII: how we live (ii)!

The seventh in this series of Conferences about “Tradition”. In this episode, Metropolitan Jerome continues to explain the way in which living Tradition enables the Christian to realise in this life for the next, the balance between the spiritual and the material. Two thousand years of devotional praxis, centuries of lived experience and the collective…

Undécimo Kaléndas Septémbris

Undécimo Kaléndas Septémbris. Luna . The Twenty-Second Day of August. The Night of the Moon.  Octava Assumptiónis beátæ Maríæ Vírginis. The Octave of the Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary. Festum Immaculáti Cordis ejúsdem beátæ Vírginis Maríæ. Feast of the Immaculate Heart of the same Blessed Virgin Mary. Romæ, via Ostiénsi, natális sancti Timóthei Mártyris, qui, a…

Conference “Catechism”: how do I discern God’s will for my life? (ii)

A NEW series exploring Vocational Discernment – how do we discern our vocation in life? How does God make His will known to us? These and other questions Metropolitan Jerome will explore in these live and recorded broadcasts from the Brighton Oratory every Saturday morning from 10am. In this episode, Metropolitan Jerome discusses the fundamental…

Undécimo Kaléndas Augústi

Undécimo Kaléndas Augústi. Luna . The Twenty-Second Day of July. The Night of the Moon.  Apud Massíliam, in Gállia, natális sanctæ Maríæ Magdalénæ, de qua Dóminus ejécit septem dæmónia, et quæ ipsum Salvatórem a mórtuis resurgéntem prima vidére méruit. At Marseilles in France, the birthday of St. Mary Magdalene, out of whom our Lord expelled seven…

Conference “Heresies” VII: The Eucharist ii

Continuing the theme of Wednesday’s Conference on The Eucharist, Metropolitan Jerome answers the ancient suggestion of “cannibalism” concerning the Orthodox Catholic doctrine of Transubstantiation.

Décimo Kaléndas Júlii. Luna

Décimo Kaléndas Júlii. Luna . The Twenty-Second Day of June. The Night of the Moon.  Apud Nolam, Campániæ urbem, natális beáti Paulíni, Epíscopi et Confessóris, qui ex nobilíssimo et opulentíssimo factus est pro Christo pauper et húmilis, et, quod supérerat, seípsum pro rediméndo víduæ fílio, quem Wándali, Campánia devastáta, captívum in Africam abdúxerant, in servitútem…

Undécimo Kaléndas Júnii. Luna.

Undécimo Kaléndas Júnii. Luna . The Twenty-Second Day of May. The Night of the Moon. Romæ sanctórum Mártyrum Faustíni, Timóthei et Venústi. At Rome, the holy martyrs Faustinus, Timothy, and Venustus. In Africa sanctórum Mártyrum Casti et Æmílii, qui per passiónis ignem martyrium consummárunt.  Hos (ut beátus Cypriánus scribit), in prima congressióne devíctos, Dóminus victóres in…