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All My Good Depends On You

  Preserve me, O God, for in you have I taken refuge;  I have said to God, ‘You are my God, all my good depends on you.’   Psalm 16:1  

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For Those Who Have Far To Travel

If you could see the journey whole, you might never undertake it, might never dare the first step that propels you from the place you have known toward the place you know not. Call it one of the mercies of … Continue reading

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Peace Be With You

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My Soul Magnifies my Beloved

My soul magnifies my Beloved, and my spirit rejoices in God my Saviour, for she has looked with favour on me. Surely, from now on all generations will call me blessed; for the Loving One has done great things for … Continue reading

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Whoever Keeps their Life will Lose it,  Whoever Gives their Life will Gain

We are given, we are taken away The best that we can do is give ourselves away What good is time if we don’t use it  to find the path within the pain Whoever keeps their life will lose it, … Continue reading

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The Crack in Everything

  Ring the bells that still can ring Forget your perfect offering There is a crack in everything  That’s how the light gets in     Leonhard Cohen

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You Shall Love Your Crooked Neighbour/ With Your Crooked Heart

‘O look, look in the mirror, O look in your distress: Life remains a blessing Although you cannot bless. ‘O stand, stand at the window As the tears scald and start; You shall love your crooked neighbour With your crooked … Continue reading

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Prayer

Prayer the church’s banquet, angel’s age,  God’s breath in man returning to his birth,  The soul in paraphrase, heart in pilgrimage,  The Christian plummet sounding heav’n and earth  Engine against th’ Almighty, sinner’s tow’r,  Reversed thunder, Christ-side-piercing spear,  The six-days … Continue reading

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Angel

  I am the only one here.   I stand in my one place and I can see a good piece down the road. I am yonder, further than the chunk of your stone. Right now, directly, I am persimmon … Continue reading

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The Angels

Should you hear them singing among stars or whispering secrets of a wiser world,     do not imagine ardent, fledgling children;     they are intelligences old as sunrise         that never learnt right from left, before      from after,            … Continue reading

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