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Sunday, November 29th

testify!

The Anointed Brown Sisters, “Hold On,” live, LaFayette, Alabama (Mt. Sellers Baptist Church), 2011

 

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lagniappe

random sights

yesterday, Chicago (Columbus Park)

Sunday, November 22nd

two more takes

“The Storm Is Passing Over” (C. Tindley, D. Vails)

Second Chance (Baton Rouge, La.), live

2011

 

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2012

 

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lagniappe

random sights

a while ago, Ireland (Dingle Peninsula)

Sunday, November 15th

three more takes

“The Storm Is Passing Over” (C. Tindley, D. Vails)

Unidentified church and lead singer, 2011

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Randall Nunn, 2016

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Mt. Mary Primitive Baptist Church, Ft. Lauderdale, Fla., 2011

 

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lagniappe

random sights

yesterday, Oak Park, Ill.

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lagniappe

reading table

Clear sky—
the way I came by once
I now go back by.

—Gitoku, 1754 (translated from Japanese; Yoel Hoffmann, Japanese Death Poems: Written by Zen Monks and Haiku Poets on the Verge of Death (1986))

Sunday, November 8th

sounds of Detroit

Detroit Mass Choir, “The Storm Is Passing Over” (C. Tindley, D. Vails), live, Detroit, 2001

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lagniappe

random sights

yesterday, Chicago

*****

reading table

No matter how hard
I try, I can’t stop thinking
of my old village

—Kobayashi Issa (1763-1827), translated from Japanese by Sam Hamill

Sunday, October 25th

testify!

President Barack Obama, funeral for Rev. Clementa Pinckney, Charleston, S.C., 6/26/15

 

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lagniappe

art beat: other day, Art Institute of Chicago

El Greco (aka Doménikos Theotokópoulos, 1541-1614), The Holy Face (From Santo Domingo el Antiguo), 1577-79

Sunday, October 18th

timeless

Blind Willie Johnson (1897-1945), “God Don’t Never Change,” 1929

 

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lagniappe

random sights

other day, Oak Park, Ill.

Sunday, October 11th

testify!

Vernard Johnson (1948-, alto saxophone), “Only What You Do for Christ Will Last,” live, published 2014

 

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lagniappe

random sights

other day, Oak Park, Ill.

Sunday, October 4th

shout!

Clouds of Heaven (United House of Prayer), live, Charlotte, N.C., 2014

 

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random sights

other day, Chicago

Sunday, September 27th

testify!

B.T.U. Specials, “God’s Got a Blessing for You”

 

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lagniappe

random sights

other day, Chicago

Sunday, September 20th

more

Sounds of Zion (United House of Prayer), live, published 2013

 

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lagniappe

random sights

this morning, Chicago (Columbus Park)

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