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Where no fear was

Oh, this is lovely:

God or no god, this is a sound to pierce the heavens.

h/t: Rod Dreher


Füssen: A Bavarian wonderland

Stepping off the train in Füssen, the visitor is greeted by the epic geography of the Ammergau Alps. This little village is on the tourist radar because of exactly one thing: the 19th-centruy hilltop castle Neuschwanstein. 677 more words


There are no words

Came across this video on Facebook, shared by the Society for Eastern Rite Anglicanism (SERA).

This is Psalm 51 (50 in the Septuagint), chanted in Aramaic, which is the language that Jesus Christ himself spoke. 410 more words

Suzanne McCarthy on Genesis 3:16

Well before the ESV Permanent text announcement and the blogging around the peculiarity of the new and now-final rendering of Genesis 3:16, Suzanne McCarthy had a few things to say. 309 more words


What about US?!

Tosafos (Daf 3a) tells us the reason Kaddish was written in Aramaic; The Gemara says that the universe exists on the merit of the yehei shmei rabbah answered for the Kaddish D’rabbanan recited after Shiur. 387 more words

"For All Angels - Meditate God"

Uploaded on Jul 16, 2010, Syriac Aramaic music in Youtube shared by

Aramaic Eagle



Whether it’s the prudent thing to do or not, I don’t know; but I’ll say it anyway.  As a homilist I was again discouraged by my reading of the gospel passage for today and I asked myself what in the world I would say about it this time around.  565 more words