Thought for the day, Sunday 4th December

Winter’s Cloak by Joyce Rupp “This year I do not wantthe dark to leave me.I need its wrapof silent stillness,its cloakof long-lasting embrace.Too much lighthas pulled me awayfrom the chamberof gestation. Let the dawnscome late,let the sunsetsarrive early,let the eveningsextend themselveswhile I lean intothe abyss of my being. Let me lie in the caveof myContinue reading “Thought for the day, Sunday 4th December”

Thought for the day, Friday 2nd December

“The chemistry of the mind is different from the chemistry of love. The mind is careful, suspicious, he advances little by little. He advises, “Be careful, protect yourself,” whereas love says, “Let yourself go!” The mind is strong, never falls down, while love hurts itself, falls into ruins. But isn’t it in ruins that weContinue reading “Thought for the day, Friday 2nd December”

Thought for the day, Thursday 1st December

“We must have courage — determination — to go on with the task of becoming free — not only for ourselves, but for the nation and the world — cooperate with each other. Have faith in God and ourselves… I would like to be remembered as a person who wanted to be free … soContinue reading “Thought for the day, Thursday 1st December”

Thought for the day, Sunday 27th November

“Nothing that is worth doing can be achieved in our lifetime; therefore we must be saved by hope. Nothing which is true or beautiful or good makes complete sense in any immediate context of history; therefore we must be saved by faith. Nothing we do, however virtuous, can be accomplished alone; therefore we are savedContinue reading “Thought for the day, Sunday 27th November”