September 14 Feast of the Day – Exaltation of the Cross

On this day in 1741, George Frideric Handel completed his oratorio Messiah. Aaaaamen. Aaaaaamen. Aaaaaamen. Amen, Amen, Amen, Amen, Aaaaaaaamen (repeat for a total of 88 measures). The Feast of the Exaltation (Elevation) (Lifting Up) (Higherifying) of the Cross commemorates two separate events in the history of the True Cross™. The first is its finding… Continue reading September 14 Feast of the Day – Exaltation of the Cross