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On the Fourth Day of Christmas

When peaceful silence lay over all, and the night had run half of her swift course, your all-powerful word, O Lord, leaped down from heaven, from the royal throne. – Prayer on Second Sunday after Christmas, Roman Rite

On the Third Day of Christmas . . .

There is no rose of such vertu As is the rose that bare Jesu.    Alleluia. For in this rose conteined was Heaven and earth in litel space,    Res miranda.(1) By that rose we may well see There be on God in persons… Continue Reading “On the Third Day of Christmas . . .”