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Day 2, or Riding & Religion 〜 二日目、宗教とサイクリング

Day two of “big fun ride” is safely completed. I’m staying in an area called Shirako, some 70 km from last night’s hotel. As expected, today’s ride was not particularly exciting. After the first hour of hill climbs, the route … Continue reading

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The road to choir camp is a long one 〜 合宿への道が長い

I’m on the road again, this time for business. Well, I must admit that I am mixing pleasure with work. The annual spring choir camp begins next Tuesday, and I left home today (Friday) in order to spend four days … Continue reading

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Endless wind, a free afternoon – 止まらない風、自由時間@合宿

As you can see, the wind still howls here at Iwai, Chiba Prefecture. The roof continues to rattle, the sand continues to fly, and the ocean continues to have an angry look. I’m almost used to being blown about while … Continue reading

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Choir camp buffeted by angry winds 聖歌隊の春合宿、怒りの風

Hello from beautiful Iwai, Chiba Prefecture. I am here with 39 members of the Rikkyo University All Saints Chapel Choir for our annual spring choir camp. We normally enjoy calm days to enjoy walks on the beach during our rehearsal … Continue reading

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The last cathedral

Sunday, March 1 Today I attended the last two cathedral services of my sabbatical; the 11:00 am Eucarist and 4:30 Evensong at Christ Church Cathedral (Anglican), Victoria, British Columbia. The cathedral is a large neo-Gothic structure, portions of which were … Continue reading

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