Religion

Mass Musings from a Penitent Protestant

What is it about ritual that is both terrifying and beautiful? Hypnotic and holy? The eerie "Under His Eye" compared with the rhythmic chant of monks in stone churches. ¬†Self-flagellation compared to ¬†bedtime prayers with a child. There is, it seems to me, a fine line between that which comforts and that which tortures. Especially… Continue reading Mass Musings from a Penitent Protestant