Wrote about a recent funeral. Went to the reception downstairs, and some time later coming back up. One person still in the church. Back pew. She was staring at the altar, at the imagery, at the spirit. See this a lot when at Catholic services, which is not as regular, now. Always people sitting silently well past the end of the service, connecting in some way. Spirit envelops.

Saw some of this when visiting the mosque. After the service, a number of people remaining seated, in quiet contemplation, for extended periods. No imagery referents.

Seems to be something in some houses of worship that…

So where does the spirit go with something like this:

St. Clement 2


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