Thursday, June 20, 2013

Winter Solstice Northern hemisphere but relevant by Benedict XVI

Fourth Sunday of Advent - Angelus, 21 December 2008
Christ is the sun of grace who, with his life, "transfigures and enflames the expectant universe".....
among my Predecessors of venerable memory there were some who studied this science, such as Sylvester II who taught it, Gregory XIII to whom we owe our calendar, and St Pius X who knew how to build sundials.