. How can I show you perfection . In my words or in my life? . It is beyond my ability. . All I can do is gesture . Towards the greater goodness . That waits in God with mercy . Love omnipotence . And mystery. .
. To know the goodness of God The highest prayer of all . Not the mumbling of many words But in silent contemplation . To gaze eternally wondering At the goodness of God . That goes beyond All telling. . Image by 前尘 from Pixabay
. Prayer is more Than repeated intercession . It is the contemplation Of the goodness of God . So wonderful Surpassing all knowledge . God’s greatness God’s tenderness . Our marvellous Revelation. . Image by Marko Tomic from Pixabay
. This morning I remember . The God who brings light Out of darkness . Remember his love Remember his kindness . Pray I may learn More of his goodness. . Image by Renan Brun from Pixabay
St. Benedict sets out an inspiring vision of something we don't talk about a lot today - goodness of life: "Keep your tongue from vicious talk, and your lips from all deceit; turn from evil and do good; let peace be your quest and aim." His aim is for people who follow the Rule to … Continue reading The Rule of St. Benedict – Prologue (5) – Seeking Goodness
. Called To intimacy . Called To goodness . To taste Of God’s presence . Now Even now . Even now In this life. . Image by aidylzamora25 from Pixabay
. This Is a place . Of revelation A temple . A grace An overflow . Of the beauty Of the goodness . God Is. . Inspired by words of Matthew Fox .
. Be reconceived In God's goodness . Reflect On your great . Nobility Of soul . Unwed yourself From all dependency . And embrace That brightness . Of God's shining Whole. .
. Break forth Into our life . Light of wisdom Light of love . Break like the dawn Rise like the sun . Over the darkness of Our inner world . That we may sing the songs of compassion and mercy . And bless your goodness Day after glorious day. .
The goodness of God is always complete, and closer to us, beyond any comparisonJulian of Norwich With thanks to https://sunflowerseedspirituality.com/2019/12/02/40-day-journey-with-julian-of-norwich-day-1/ Image by Andrea Stöckel-Kowall from Pixabay