Wednesday, May 21, 2008

Round-Up: May 21

Here is a round-up of today's blog posts - and for previous posts, check out the Bestiaria Latina Blog archives. You can keep up with the latest posts by using the RSS feed, or you might prefer to subscribe by email. Verses: Here is some more audio for the Vulgate Verses book - just the audio, but there is a link to a page where you can get English notes and commentary on these verses also. Today's group includes Jesus declaring that he is the light of the world: Ego sum lux mundi.

Vulgate Verses. The Vulgate Verses book is now available (from Lulu Publishers), and I'm adding Study Guides at the Vulgate Verses blog. The Study Guide I've added today is for Group 31, which includes this dramatic statement about God's manifestation in this world through the wind and weather - In tempestate et turbine viae eius, et nebulae pulvis pedum eius.

Latin Via Fables: I've added a Perry fable type, with a Latin version by the Renaissance poet Osius (with a simple Latin prose version from the Jacobs & Doering Reader), plus an illustration, to the blog today. This time it is Perry 53, the story of the old man teaching his sons the value of getting along with each other. Here is the illustration:

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