A great photo of one of our priests in New York City. He is celebrating Mass in the Dominican Rite in thanksgiving for a couple's 10th wedding anniversary. This is at the high altar of the Church of St. Vincent Ferrer in The City.
14 August 2013
08 August 2013
You can find the text to the poem here, or with illustrations here, or with glossed notes here. There are some more wonderful illustrations (an example of which is to the left), from R.H. Ives Gammel, here.
So, you can imagine how excited I was when I found on the Internet a version of the poem as read by Richard Burton, one of the great actors of the 20th century. This is pure gold: