#35.4, Tues., August 9, 2022

Historical setting: 589 C.E. King Guntram’s castle in Châlons          I am graciously received by this king. As a messenger from Father Columbanus I am accustomed to greetings of disgruntlement from bishops. But here the king wishes to hear from me and he has lots of questions about Father Columbanus and the community at Annegray.Continue reading “#35.4, Tues., August 9, 2022”

Post #21.13, Tuesday, June 29, 2021

Historical setting: 584 C.E. The house of Eve          Anatase warns me that the page about monastery life is not all that interesting. She’s read ahead. But since I asked she’s conceded to read Nic’s Page 4 about the acceptance of Nic and my other two friends into Ligugè.          “He said they had noContinue reading “Post #21.13, Tuesday, June 29, 2021”