Saturday morning quotes 4.29: Advent I

“Music is not man’s invention, but his heritage from the blessed spirits. Music describes the very being of God…it can affect for good or ill the body as well as the mind.”

– attributed to Tomás Luis de Victoria (c. 1548 – 1611)

Unquiet Thoughts

Winter has descended with a vengeance in our neck of the woods, as if to aggressively put to the test strength of body and character and curtly suggest that we may need to put aside any ideas about music and consider creative ways to remain unfrozen.  But just like the Dude, we abide.

While our frantically secular culture is completely consumed with shopping, we point out that along with the startlingly premature cold weather comes Advent, and November 30th marks the first Sunday of the season.  Since Advent marks the beginning of the Church year, it’s a time for beginnings of all sorts, so we mark the season with our own version of an Advent Calendar adapted for our weekly format.

„Music is not man’s invention, but his heritage from the blessed spirits. Music describes the very being of God…it can affect for good or ill the body as well…

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About Marius David

Soțul îngăduit al Nataliei și tatăl nedesăvîrșit al lui Neriah, Naum Lucas și Noah Cristofor
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