Day Twelve – Itinerarium ad sepulcrum Sti Jacobi et Fontem Gombaudis

Posted May 23, 2017 6:55 pm by Didobonaparte

Day Twelve – Itinerarium ad sepulcrum Sti Jacobi et Fontem Gombaudis

I had my last night my last night at the Abbey of Our Lady of Fontgombault.  I have now come to realize that my time there has served three purposes.  Firstly, on a very physical level, the five days in this peaceful and restful spot has allowed me to recover from a cold or flu that I managed to get in Santiago de Compostela.  Secondly, I found there a much appreciated spiritual refreshment by being immersed in liturgy of the Church lived to its fullest at the abbey,  with Gregorian chant infusing the ceremonies and the prayer.  The witness of

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