Lent traditionally lasts forty days, modeled after Christ’s forty day fast in the desert.  As we look out our windows this morning in New England, however, it looks nothing like Christ’s desert, but personally I think it is quite fitting to begin the season, on a dark and quiet morning, […]

March 1, 2017 Note from the Lieutenancy

Thank you to those of you who have already remitted your annual contribution to support the Equestrian Order’s Mission in the Holy Land.  Some of you have been able to include an additional gift that will further support efforts and projects undertaken by the Order and the Lieutenancy, and this […]

February 2, 2017 Note from the Lieutenancy

17-JAN-06-Feast of the Epiphany
I am sure you all have your own “practices” and “traditions” relating to the celebration of Christmas.  For many years at our house we have had a crèche where the baby Jesus is a separate piece, so we do not place him in the basket of hay until Christmas Day.  […]

January 5, 2017 Note from the Lieutenancy