I have oft visited a store called Liturgix, which manufactures liturgical goods for Orthodox and Eastern Catholics. Their most recent newsletter had an interesting set of photos, as it turns out that the owner and his wife presented a newly handcrafted papal tiara to Pope Benedict on their recent visit to Rome:
[More pictures at: http://www.liturgix.com/news.php]
Ah, the Pope of Christian Unity!
Keep praying for Christian unity, especially between the Orthodox and Catholic Churches! These sorts of occasions make me think it’s closer than anyone expects; if only we each offer ourselves for that intention, how much more quickly could it be accomplished?
Yours in Christ,
Br. James Dominic, OP