Today in the Divine Office we get to read one of the lesser known of the official Creeds of the Church: The Athanasian Creed. It begins thus:
Whoever wishes to be saved must, above all, keep the catholic faith. For unless a person keeps this faith whole and entire, he will undoubtedly be lost forever. This is what the catholic faith teaches: we worship one God in the Trinity and the Trinity in unity. Neither confounding the Persons, nor dividing the substance...
We had great plans to go to the huge park at nearby Schloss Laxenburg to let the kids wander about, and maybe take in a jousting match, but just as we got in the car to go a rainstorm broke over our heads. Thunder and hailstones and lots and lots of rain.
Thomas thought it was great fun and didn't want to come inside.
Maria shrieked and ran inside to curl up under a blanket.
That left us trying to find indoor entertainment.
The Champion of the Tournament!