Rorate Caeli

Because it is a Friday in January

Bohemian Master (?) [c. 1400]
January [detail]
Castello del Buonconsiglio, Trent, Italy

Bedřich Smetana
Má vlast (Vltava)


  1. You think those are snowballs, but that's really bread. This is a rare image of a late 14th-c. Neocatechumenal Way offertory procession.

  2. Cranky Old Man8:13 PM

    Too funny!

    Now seriously, if only it would get cold enough for snow!

  3. Tradfly9:00 PM

    Excellent selection NC.
    It's one of my favourite pieces, The Moldau.

    @ JasoncPetty: ROTFL!!!

  4. Picard10:40 PM


    LOL, ROFL !!!

  5. possibly pettyjason, but it was obviously before their women took to wearing sweatshirts, smoking profusely and wearing sweaty training shoes to meet the Supreme Pontiff!


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