THE LIVING CHURCH • November 24, 2013
’ve grown attached to reading one of the final sentences of Scripturefrom the end of Morning Prayer, St. Paul’s “Grace” of 2 Corinthians13:14, through the lens of three images on the wall of my apartment, ap-portioning its triune blessing among them. And then, as a further “prayer forthe principal gifts of the Three Persons”(Marion Hatchett,
Commentary on the American Prayer Book
, p. 132), Imark each iconographic station witha post-Office Hail Mary, in a palimpsest of sorts on Paul. Herewith a briefreflection on the exercise, with iconic aids.
The heavens declare the glory of God