Ruh-Roh!

Last night at GOYA we were roaming around the front of the Cathedral grounds cleaning up stones that had been tossed from the roof when the snow was cleared (there is a layer of stones on the flat sections of the roof).  At one point I was lingering near the sundial...

Services

We kicked Lent off yesterday with, as mentioned, the first Cathedral compline service in a long time.  The service is pretty simple from a rubrics standpoint, but we did not have a chanter and I thought – oh no!  I will have to chant.  We then had the very...

GOYA Ball

Our youth basketball program at the Cathedral continues to grow – this year we are fielding two teams in the Catholic Diocese of Worcester league.  The boys had a bit of a rough weekend but the White squad ended the day today with a hard-fought victory while the...

4000 Holes In Blackburn, Lancashire

This was today: Woke up, did the run-around with the girls, including dropping Vaia off at preschool at the Cathedral, then rolled to Boston for liturgy for the feast day of the Metropolis followed by a clergy meeting (where I was, as a last-minute replacement, one of...

Tuesday

Today was a typically wild and wonderful September day at the Cathedral.   The Tuesday/Thursday preschool sessions started, and so Vaia had her first day of school.  By all accounts it was a success, and Prez and I thoroughly enjoyed it.  Vaia had no first-day...