Tag: Discovering God

ADVENIAT REGNUM TUUM

Not that the widespread wings of wrong brood o’er a moaning earth, Not from the clinging curse of gold, the random lot of birth; Not from the misery of the weak, the madness of the strong, Goes upward from our lips the cry, “How long, oh Lord, how long?” Not only from the huts of…

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A Quiet Thought

I have been so busy lately, and you could say laden with many burdens. It’s not that it’s been terrible, just a lot of things, on several fronts at the same time. And it’s not that I mind the work, or figuring out the answers to the challenges life has sent my way. That’s what…

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The Silver Cord

Lord, let me chain myself to thee, that I might not stray! Through thoughts of chains, a word, — No chain – but a silver cord.  In that simple thought I see, thou higher art than me Foolish are we men – our thoughts are small, and low, and hard we call, Twisting, driving, hoping…

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