Exsultet

“This is the night:” Night of contradiction, Of Darkness and light. Silence and song. Sorrow and joy. Death and life. Time and eternity— Night of transformation Through contradiction; eternity rupturing time. Time loosing what meaning it has, For one night, overcome. “In the beginning…” God’s first Fiat, sounds in our ears tonight. The first action … More Exsultet

Martha’s Faith

7/29/14 You did not come to her, Lord, in the garden Lush, and green, and cool In the dazzling, gentle glory Of the rising sun In the morning. She did not find you, suddenly Transforming boundless grief into Wonder and joy With the sound of her name.   No. You came to her down the … More Martha’s Faith

Litany of Hope

12/17/13 Inspired by, and a tribute to the writing of Charles Peguy…   I stare into the depths, sifting through all of these layers. Every aspect of reality. Every word, and every thought. Every concept, and every claim. Every experience. Letting it fall through my fingers like the earth. Like the top layers of this soil. … More Litany of Hope