Tag: humility

The Way of Resurrection

The Way of Resurrection

Being In nature . God He did not consider . Equality With God . A greatness To grasp . But chose To be a slave . Serving All human beings . And humbled By obedience . He came To a cross . Of others’ Devising . Discovering Death . And the way Of resurrection. . … Continue reading The Way of Resurrection

A Cosmic Humility

A Cosmic Humility

~ Not knowing Is a deeper kind ~ Of knowing A cosmic humility ~ That leads us through experience To divinity. ~ Inspired by Richard Rohr: ""It seems that God is asking humanity to live inside of a cosmic humility...not knowing and often not even needing to know is a deeper way of knowing and … Continue reading A Cosmic Humility

The Rule of St. Benedict – Prologue (6) – The wisdom of humility

In his wonderful poem sequence Four Quartets, T.S.Eliot wrote: “The only wisdom we can hope to acquireIs the wisdom of humility: humility is endless.”  Humility - being of the earth and recognising our common humanity with others - is not always seen as a popular strength. Sometimes it's even confused with weakness. It's not the same as … Continue reading The Rule of St. Benedict – Prologue (6) – The wisdom of humility