When the Wine is Gone


We made a firm move into Epiphanytide, the few weeks before pre-Lent’s Septuagesima Sunday. There is a strong magnetic attraction back to Epiphany on this 2nd Sunday after that great feast. Epiphany, really always on 6 January, was once endowed with its own Octave, regrettably abolished in 1955. The former Octave Day, always 13 January because Epiphany falls – it bears repeating – always on 6 January, is in the Vetus Ordo calendar now honored as the Commemoration of the Baptism of the…

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