Magdalena SŁABA: Exercises in presence  or Tolkien-themed Trip of 2016 (part I)
Magdalena SŁABA

Magdalena SŁABA

Exercises in presence
or Tolkien-themed Trip of 2016 (part I)

I recall a scene from the movie in which after the won battle of Azincourt (25th Oct. 1415) where fell ten thousand Frenchmen and only a dozen of dozens of soldiers plus four military leaders from England, the English sing Psalm 115: Non nobis, non nobis Domine, sed nomini tuo da gloriam. The words may also be seen in the upper part of the gate of the Wawel Castle in Krakow. In mediaeval times they were uttered straight before the announcement of a judicial verdict…