Poems

The Light Is Returning (A Song For New Beginnings) …

We shall not cease from exploration And the end of all our exploring Will be to arrive where we started And know the place for the first time. Through the unknown, unremembered gate When the last of earth left to discover Is that which was the beginning — T. S. Eliot from The Four Quartets… Continue reading The Light Is Returning (A Song For New Beginnings) …

Days of Advent, Seasons

Advent Day 03: Wait and Hope …

There is neither happiness nor misery in the world; there is only the comparison of one state with another, nothing more. He who has felt the deepest grief is best able to experience supreme happiness. We must have felt what it is to die, Morrel, that we may appreciate the enjoyments of life. Live, then,… Continue reading Advent Day 03: Wait and Hope …

Quotes

Cracks That Let The Light In …

We shall not cease from exploration And the end of all our exploring Will be to arrive where we started And know the place for the first time. —  T.S. Eliot from Little Gidding (Four Quartets) Ring the bells that still can ring, Forget your perfect offering, There’s a crack in everything – That’s how… Continue reading Cracks That Let The Light In …

Interreligious, Quotes

You are the Music, the Rest is Prayer …

You are the music ... music heard so deeply that it is not heard at all ... and the rest is prayer, observation, discipline, thought and action. — T.S. Eliot from Four Quartets Not without design does God write the music of our lives. Be it ours to learn the time, and not be discouraged… Continue reading You are the Music, the Rest is Prayer …