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Arises A Star

. From winter Arises . A star Brighter . Than we saw In spring . Or in summer A word afar . We had not learnt To worship before. 'He brought light out of darkness, not out of a lesser light; He can bring thy summer out of winter, though thou have no spring... All … Continue reading Arises A Star

I arise (3) – Rising from Burial

This series of posts focuses on the "protection prayer" known as "The Breastplate (or Lorica) of St. Patrick". Today's lines have a strange and challenging clashing combination of words: "I arise today ... through the strength of His Crucifixion with His Burial" How can anyone rise through another's suffering and death? How can anyone derive … Continue reading I arise (3) – Rising from Burial