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Who started the fire?

Turns out, Billy Joel didn’t tell the whole story.  The fire actually began on Pentecost. 

So: check out this interp of a classic, courtesy the indispensable New Advent and New Zealand’s Liturgy blog.  

For those deacon candidates studying Church History, this is a priceless primer.  For the rest of us, it’s just a lot fun… 

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posted October 2, 2009 at 6:11 pm

Now I can’t get the tune out of my head. “We didn’t start the fire.” But I’m all caught up on Church history.

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Cole Matson

posted October 3, 2009 at 3:56 pm

Posted to the Oxford University 2009 Theology Freshers Facebook group. Thanks, Deacon!

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