Medieval Latin Dictionary Finished After 100 Years


Work on the The Dictionary of Medieval Latin from British Sources (DMLBS) began in 1913. It was completed this month,  58,000 entries, 3,830 pages, and 17 volumes later: Begun in 1913, the finished dictionary is the culmination of a century-long enterprise which has had over 200 researchers working on it over the decades. Based on the writings found in poetry, [Read More...]

Please Join Us In This Prayer At Noon


The pope is calling the world to a moment of prayer today at noon, local time, to end hunger. The effort begins in Samoa and then rolls across the world every hour for 24 hours. Catholic or not, Christian or not, join us in prayer: O God, you entrusted to us the fruits of all [Read More...]