Spring Embertide

SPIRITUAL READINGS: The Book of Genesis, Chapter 1: The first account of creation. The seven days. The Book of Genesis, Chapter 2: The second account of creation. The Garden of Eden.  Sirach 42:15 - 43:35: A contemplation concerning the works of God in nature.  The Catechism on Creation: Excerpts on the visible world and on … Continue reading Spring Embertide

Winter Embertide

Spiritual Readings: Gaudium et Spes § 33-35: Human progress must honor and glorify God. Gaudium et Spes § 36-37: Science must be purified by faith. Gaudium et Spes § 38-39: By the grace of God, we can build a better world. Prayers: Laudes Creaturarum ("Canticle of the Sun") The Sorrowful Mysteries of the Rosary Prayer … Continue reading Winter Embertide