"Wading neck deep in a swamp, your revolver is neither use nor ornament until you have had time to clean it" Mary H. Kingsley (1897)

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From The Rising Of The Sun To Its Setting: Part 4

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Sunset’s dying light.

Picture taken in the grounds of Kopua Monastery, New Zealand

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From The Rising Of The Sun…

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A lingering of incense..

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Picture taken in the Abbey church of Mount Saint Bernard Trappist Monastery, Leicestershire, England


Away Days: High Baroque

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Picture taken in the abbey  of Engelberg Benedictine monastery, Switzerland.
Video features chanting from the Codex Engelberg


The Liturgy Of The Hours: Sext

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Sext: the sixth hour

Picture shows the Abbey church and guesthouse, Kopua Monastery. New Zealand


The Liturgy Of The Hours: Terce

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Terce: the third hour

Picture taken at Southern Star Abbey, Kopua Monastery, New Zealand


The Liturgy Of The Hours: Lauds

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Morning Prayer

Picture taken during Lauds in Southern Star Abbey, Kopua Monastery, New Zealand


Good Friday

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Picture taken in Southern Star Abbey, Kopua Monastery, New Zealand