Tag: change

The Dark Mysterious Eternal Infinity of Love

The Dark Mysterious Eternal Infinity of Love

Darkness in the depths of the earth Where spirit moves . Darkness in the heavens In which divinity dwells . Dark cloud of uncertainty, Ambiguity, unknowing . Dark waters of changing, Of rinsing, of cleansing, . And only through that darkness Is the journey made . Unending progress Of unlearning, and new knowing . The … Continue reading The Dark Mysterious Eternal Infinity of Love

They have already lived and died

They have already lived and died

~ They have already lived and died                who made our past . Or else they're lost                in mist through which we cannot peer . I search for them                I read their ways , Reclining here                turning the pages of a book . I look for the life                and the thoughts … Continue reading They have already lived and died

We Are Changed

~ Our birth Is common ~ The cry for air And pain ~ And we are changed Never to be the same again ~ A new creation Now alive anew ~ To a world Of isolation ~ Suffering Joy ~ And Revelation. ~ Inspired by a beautiful poem by Anne Ridler posted by Malcolm Guite … Continue reading We Are Changed

Reflections on the Rule of St. Benedict – Prologue (1) – Listen!

“Listen carefully my son…Attend … with the ear of your heart…This is advice from a father who loves you…Welcome it, and faithfully put it into practice...” A rule of life is an act of love.  In The Rule of St. Benedict, it is the love of Benedict for those he was leading and caring for.  … Continue reading Reflections on the Rule of St. Benedict – Prologue (1) – Listen!

A Month of Inspirers (8) – The Traveller

There is one who leaves their home country and travels to a new place, gazing at the stars as he goes. He is far from perfect. He lies, he is not pure in all his ways, on one extraordinary occasion he considered violence. He reminds me that sometimes it is right to leave, no matter … Continue reading A Month of Inspirers (8) – The Traveller

By Infinity and Grace

We struggle Without a structure . Our freedom Lost in chaos . Not knowing How to ascend . Above Our earthly ways . Until God’s breath Lovingly descends . And changes us So gradually . By infinity And grace. . Inspired by https://alexandrianorthodoxy.com/2019/03/16/the-life-giving-blessing-genesis-and-the-eucharist/ . Image by Yinan Chen from Pixabay