What does "world without end" mean?


#1

Why is the statement “world without end” in the Glory be.

I thought through revelation that the world with end.

Any thoughts?


#2

Dear Cure,

“Per omnia saecula saeculorum” litteraly means “for ages of ages.” This is what “world without end” is supposed to mean.
The current Litturgy of the Hours translates it: “forever.”

Fr. Vincent Serpa, O.P.


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