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Does anybody really know what time it is? A meditation on the mystery of time.

Does anybody really know what time it is? A meditation on the mystery of time.

Archdiocese of Washington ^ | 1/1/2014 | Msgr. Charles Pope

Posted on Thursday, January 02, 2014 6:28:29 AM by markomalley

plain-clock-face-300x299I began our New Years Eve Late Night Mass (Which begins at 11:15 PM) with the observation that we begin this Mass in one year, and end in another. New Years Eve features the mysterious passage from one year to another. In a way I suppose it is no more mysterious than the passage from Tuesday to Wednesday or from 10:00 AM to 10:01 AM.

In one sense, nothing could be simpler than time. What time is it? It is 1:15. Simple! But time has mysteries about it.

What is time? Some say it is merely a measure of change. But that doesn’t really make a lot of sense since change doesn’t happen at a steady pace at all.

Some say it is just another way of clocking distance in the space/time continuum. Time and

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