Month: August 2013


The Dom in Salzburg — It’s not about ME


Attending mass in the Salzburg Cathedral was the most memorable experience of a wonderful trip to Europe this summer.  The building's interior was beautifully ornate, but not gaudy.  The music included organ, orchestra and, I think, more than one choir.  Add to that, awareness that this was the very church...

Heirarchy and the Windows of Prague’s Cathedral


St. Vitus has a commanding view of the city of Prague.  This Gothic structure  is visible  from all over the city since it stands within the castle complex situated on top of the highest point in the city.    Getting into the service was a little bit of a trick because...

Reflections in the Cathedral


I have not posted this summer because my wife and spent several glorious weeks in Europe.  Our trip covered three Sundays and we attended services in the cathedrals of  three different cities--Salzburg, Vienna and Prague.  Worshiping in these cathedrals was one of the highlights of a wonderful  trip. Holidays are...