Always present The silence Behind all human noisiness Of activity and thought A space For liberation For what might become A life of revelation.
IMMORTAL DIAMOND POEMS #5 Why Did I deny The divine presence So present in those tastings Of transcendence? I did not know It was God Whispering in all Still moments of transfiguration I did not understand at all The hidden power Of timeless revelation. ~ Inspired by Richard Rohr, who writes about "“the human temptation … Continue reading The Hidden Power of Timeless Revelation
God Our source Our revelation Our force of love For good Our true vocation. ~
Not the silence Of fear But the silence Of listening Of appreciation The silence Of wonder Of divine revelation. Inspired by Thomas Merton - "The silence of the spheres is the music of a wedding feast"
Longing for the touch of love he sought in the woods In the heavens In the hills Revelation came As an unexpected presence Who would not stay long But for that blessed time Show mercy Without end. ~ Inspired by The Little Flowers of St. Francis of Assisi ~
Leave your obsession With meaning And importance Follow the rarely-glimpsed revelation Of the mysterious cosmic Dance. Inspired by Thomas Merton: "...if we could let go of our own obsession with what we think is the meaning of it all, we might be able to hear His call and follow Him in His mysterious cosmic dance"
The ebullience of colour Radiant dance on a chromatic canvass As if life was a constant revelation Of joy, beauty, celebration.
There is another way Of healing ~ And of being healed Accepting ~ A lifetime of pain And of revelation ~ Allowing The wounds ~ To be the way Of consolation. ~
Here Is everyone ~ And everything That has ever lived ~ And ever will Somehow ~ Mysteriously Connected ~ And we each represent The whole ~ As we allow The gradual ~ Revelation And salvation ~ Of our Souls. ~
~ What is deepest In our lives ~ Most integral To being human ~ Relationship With each other ~ Relationship With God ~ Relationship With all of creation ~ The painfulness And joy ~ Of love The links of revelation. ~ Image by Orlandow from Pixabay