"I would like to say 'This book is written to the glory of God', but nowadays this would be the trick of a cheat, i.e., it would not be correctly understood."--Ludwig Wittgenstein
"Talk to me about the truth of religion, and I'll listen gladly. Talk to me about the duty of religion and I'll listen submissively. But don't come talking to me about the consolation of religion or I shall suspect that you don't understand."--C.S. Lewis
Thursday, August 09, 2007
The Value of the Liturgical Calendar
"Monday, by the way, was the 62nd anniversary of the bombing of Hiroshima."
It was also the Feast Day of the Transfiguration. Dorothy Day called Hiroshima the anti-Transfiguration. Grandmère Mimi