Rev Ould with Dr Ould sat on him yesterday evening at the wedding reception of friends. We had just returned from Oxford where Dr Ould had officially become Dr Ould in a ceremony full of Latin and bowing.
And for those who want to know – Yes – after a while the feeling in the legs does go…
19th Week after Trinity
God, our judge and saviour,
teach us to be open to your truth
and to trust in your love,
that we may live each day
with confidence in the salvation which is given
through Jesus Christ our Lord.
Aber mit der Heimat
geht man immer herum,
durch die Welt,
dort und dort
No one could describe
the Word of the Father;
but when He took flesh from you, O Theotokos,
He consented to be described, and restored the fallen image to its former beauty.
We confess and proclaim our salvation in word and image.
Kontakion of the Triumph of Orthodoxy