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
Journey The length Of the valley Of darkness ~ And learn there The lightness Of our human Condition ~ And what was despair Slowly changes The air ~ To a clearer Mysterious Beyond natural Brightness. ~
I come to make A new connection ~ My life and his Joined ~ In heavenly Revelation ~ And in this new communion I sense consoling union ~ And a new way Of soul’s mysterious salvation. ~
. Unique That gift . Of birth That time . That place Not shared . By grace Yet what . Horizons open As a lifetime . Stretches futurely Invitingly . Mysteriously Eternally. . Image by Uliana Pinto from Pixabay
. Perhaps After all . And mysteriously I did not need answers . It was enough To know . That God Took me seriously. . Image by jeroensmit2000 from Pixabay
. Intimacy With the mysterious transcendent . Maker Of all . In accessible Darkness or light . Our vocation And our consolation. .
. There is a risen Presence in life . A mysterious other Who calls . From the deepest mystery Of the soul . Universally Ask his name . Pray And you change . Never again To be the same. . Image by Marko Tomic from Pixabay
Although prayer is “the simplest thing out” (see a previous post), it is also a mysterious thing: "When we pray, we are … carried, borne along…”Like another recent post on prayer, all quotations come from Sister Wendy Beckett's wonderful book "Sister Wendy on Prayer To pray is to be open to God: “It is our … Continue reading Spiritual Reflection: Mystical Prayer
There is The animal nature . Mysterious And wonderful . In itself Yet deeper . There is Soul . Rational Sensitive . Emotional Spiritual . And for this Your will . Must exercise All thoughtful control. . Inspired by "Ascent of Mount Carmel" by St. John of the Cross .
Every person Has their beauty . What attracts Mysteriously . Yet who Can be a sign . To guide us To eternity? . Image by Paul Henri Degrande from Pixabay