Nunc dimittis servum tuum, Domine, secundum verbum tuum in pace: Quia viderunt oculi mei salutare tuum Quod parasti ante faciem omnium populorum: Lumen ad revelationem gentium, et gloriam plebis tuae Israel.
Few texts have been the occasion for the spilling of more ink than Matthew 16:17-19: And Jesus answered him, "Blessed are you, Simon Bar-Jona! For flesh and blood has not revealed this to you, but my Father who is in heaven. And I tell you,...
The beginning of Nunc Dimittis (“Lord, now you let your servant go in peace”) from a 1412 Book of Hours (Les Très Riches Heures du duc de Berry), a sort of prayer book.
Bishop Hugh, later St Hugh, patron saint of sick children, sick people, shoemakers, and swans; re-built Lincoln Cathedral following the earthquake of 1185. https://www.facebook.com/photo.php?fbid=245816505478936=a.245816485478938.61240.238526799541240=3
Maya Ying Lin (1959-Present) Artist, architect, and designer of the Vietnam Veterans Memorial in Washington D.C. and the Civil Rights Memorial in Montgomery, Alabama
St Elizabeth of Hungary. My kind and beautiful patron saint!! :D I love her!
Lenten Fasting Regulations Directions 1) Abstinence on all the Fridays of Lent, and on Ash Wednesday and Good Friday. •No meat may be eaten on days of abstinence. •Catholics 14 years and older are bound to abstain from meat. Invalids, pregnant and nursing mothers are exempt.