. There are the unseen Battles within Whose immeasurable Participants . Wrestle With angels. . Delacroix - Jacob's Fight with the Angel
Look for the angels on the left-hand side of this beautiful painting (it's easy not to notice they have wings at a first glance) . The angels Amazed . Hold hands In glee . Their rainbowed wings Speak . Of another realm Of beauty . And we too May be cleansed . By this grace … Continue reading Another Realm of Beauty
~ The silent song Of angels ~ Surrounds us Here ~ Where we make Our stable home ~ And cry And worship ~ And are never completely Alone. ~ "The Nativity" by Piero Della Francesca
~ The beautiful bird ventured into flight ~ Seeking the home of angels above ~ Returning home the mystic dove ~ Accepted, enveloped by the light. ~ Inspired by a post @ https://aclerkofoxford.blogspot.co.uk/2014/06/christ-bird-and-play-of-hope-anglo.html
~ To wait In the presence . Of God For the consolation . Of the angels Offered now . Through Contemplation. . from a sequence inspired by Andrei Rublev's icon, "The Holy Trinity", and by Henri Nouwen's essay on the icon in "Behold the Beauty of the Lord" . Andrei Rublev, "The Holy Trinity"
. Dreaming Of angels . When God Was . Within All . Through Time. .
. A dream From a stone . Of angels Ascending . And descending On a son . Of man And woman . Never Alone. . William Blake, 'Jacob's Ladder'
. What am I Compared to the angels? . What am I Compared to God? . Those divine Attributes . Humble My swelling pride. . Image by Neegam Singh from Pixabay
Maundy Thursday was marked yesterday. This is an image of one giving to another. It's an image of other presences in the world of the sense - can you see the angelic figures? It's an image of how some people have a distinctiveness about their presence - Jesus here is distinguished by a glowing halo … Continue reading Images of Hope (3)
. So great A crowd . Of witnesses Surrounding me . With words Of love that raise . My soul It is as if . I am with God And angels . Singing Heavenly praise. .