Sic transit gloria mundi

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I'm about to call for a cab to take me to the station as I'm off to Rome for a few days. I may visit the Roman curia (above). Looking through some photos of Rome, I found this one which, I think, illustrates well the cry that used to be uttered by a Franciscan during the ceremony of coronation of a new Pope:

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Sic transit gloria mundi

I will remember all blog readers at the tomb of St Peter. I hope to get time and internet access to post a few things during the week.

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