#40.3, Thurs., Jan. 5, 2023

Historical setting: 590 C.E. The path to Annegray          On this very cold morning Brother Servant and another monk and I put the silks back on the four imperial horses and walk them back to Annegray. The ice on the creek is solid enough today even for the horses the walk over.           “It’s aContinue reading “#40.3, Thurs., Jan. 5, 2023”

#40.2, Weds., Jan. 4, 2023

Historical setting: 590 C.E. Cottage between Annegray and Luxeuil          No sooner has the family of visitors left than here again are  monks from Annegray returning up the hill-path, this time leading four horses adorned in silk. We’ve seen this decoration on horses before.           “So the dead bishop of Rome sends another envoy andContinue reading “#40.2, Weds., Jan. 4, 2023”