Whatever for ? The modern societies which bear the name are more or less based on the " secret" society founded by Christian Rosenkreuz in the 15th century. They have about as much claim to association with Dante, Da Vinci, and Albertus Magnus as modern Freemasonry has to the builder of Solomon's Temple Balzac and Dumas may indeed have joined its ranks. 'Your duty, as a young Catholic student, is to study the philosophy and theology of your religion-which needs no adventitious aids on "Perfecting the Physical Body " or improving " the Affairs of Daily Life."
Was Sir Edward Elgar hurled In Worcester Cathedral ?
No: without " elaborate ceremonial," at St. Wulstan's, Little Malvern, on
February 26, 1934. Simultaneously a Low Mass of Requiem was offered at St. George's, Worcester, where he had succeeded his father as organist. Subsequently a "Commemoration Service" was held in Worcester Cathedral, where he had conducted many of his works at the annual Festival, and a window in honour of " The Dream of Gerontius" was unveiled there in 1935.
I find no evidence of Devotion to Our Lady In the Confessions ' of St. Augustine.
For that matter, you will find as little in the " Imitation of Christ." Yet the " Imitation" is credited with a treatise entirely devoted to Our Lady, and St. Augustine is quoted. in the " Paradise of the Soul," as saying "Let us all. with all our strength, implore the patronage of Mary, that, while we crowd to her with our humble service upon earth, she may herself vouchsafe to advocate for us in heaven,"