See how the farmer waits for the precious fruit of the earth, being patient with it until it receives the early and the late rains. - James 5:7

Tuesday, September 14, 2010

The Feast of the Exaltation of the Glorious Cross


The monastic fast.
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During the great monastic fast, which lasts from 14 September to Ash Wednesday, except for Sundays and feast days, dinner is an hour later, and supper consists of a glass of wine and a crust of bread ne potus noceat (Carthusian Statutes).

1 comment:

  1. Happy feast, Terry, and all of you!
    The Cross, our only Hope, the source of all Life!

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