Month: April 2013

I Mustache You a Question

I am blessed to live with a philosopher-princess.  She is a wealth of information(5 year olds know everything), the most honest person I know, and asks the questions of a true philosopher. One minute we are doing all sorts of silly things like making salami mustaches and she bursts out from the depths of her…

A Plea from the Soapbox

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Groanings of the Spirit

Grasping at the Apple Gaping with Lust Growing in Indifference Grasping Gaping Growing   Gasping with Awe Gaping at His Beauty Growing in Love Gasping Gaping Growing   Grasping at the Unknown Grappling with Unanswered Questions Groaning with Understanding Grasping Grappling Groaning    

A Heart Burning with Love

The Great Lover looked upon His beloved with intense longing.  In fact His longing burned so intensely it was a living flame. He longed to ignite the cold embers of her heart and drew her close with great tenderness. The Great Deceiver noticed His gaze and in turn, also looked on her with great longing.…

Praying with Merton

MY LORD GOD, I have no idea where I am going. Yet, my heart is joyous. ie possessing the qualities of, full of – joy   I do not see the road ahead of me.   I cannot know for certain where it will end. But that it will pass by the place of the skull.Though it…

Dominus Deus Sabaoth

Lord God of Hosts, bring us back. Raise up a holy host of victims that are wholly yours.  Conform your bride to the perfect image of true love – that dark hour in which the father’s broken heart caused weeping from the heavenly hosts. Raise up an army of feetwashers, not swordbearers.  You, who command…

Here We Go Again…

A few days ago this symbol began popping up all over Facebook: This, paired with an increase in statii about gay marriage, led me to believe that something important must be going on.  For those of you who also live under a rock, the supreme court is currently deciding on the constitutionality of Proposition 8…

A Litany of Unity

“I pray…that they may all be one, as you, Father, are in me and I in you, that they may also be in us” ~ John 17:20-21 Lord, let us not tear asunder what you have made one. Holiness and Suffering Joy and Sorrow Love and Sacrifice Desire and Fruitfulness Your Death and Resurrection Your…

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