Today your artless blogger was back in church, got pointed in various directions, and was told to look after himself and Not Get In The Way™ of the important stuff going on.
Ok. I can do that.
There’s this rather spectacular Nativity scene at the back of the Basilica. It’s normally covered by screens; in order view it you put some coins in. Like Christmastide (and beyond) Pay-Per-View.
The detail is wonderful.
Meanwhile, the priests were busy getting things ready for Sunday.
But then we had the Bling-Bling Room:
The Basilica is a stunning building. I think I should hassle Fr. Kn about a parish trip 😉