Blessed Sacrament procession at Louviers c.1500


This magnificent window at the Church of Notre Dame in Louviers, France, was made in 1490-1500 and depicts a Blessed Sacrament Procession accompanied by various candle-bearing tradesmen.

Simon Cotton, an Anglican who is part of Forward in Faith, has a short article about the window in the June edition of New Directions (page 35). He ends with this quotation from the Curé of Ars:
"When we go before the Blessed Sacrament, let us open our heart; our good God will open His. We shall go to Him; He will come to us; the one to ask, the other to receive. It will be like a breath from one to the other."
The issue also has an article by Joanna Bogle reflecting on a difficult year for Catholics and the hope offered by Anglicanorum Coetibus.

Popular posts from this blog

How to listen to the sermon tomorrow

Interesting parallels in Jewish customs

The folly of shortening the Mass with Eucharistic Prayer 2

5 ways to keep Friday special

How to respond to scandal in the Church