Advent 9: The Magi (Thanks Clare. And T S Eliot)

The Journey of the Magi “A cold coming we had of it, Just the worst time of the year For a journey, and such a long journey: The ways deep and the weather sharp, The very dead of winter.” And the camels galled, sore-footed, refractory, Lying down in the melting snow. There were times weContinue reading “Advent 9: The Magi (Thanks Clare. And T S Eliot)”

Advent 8: Joseph (Thanks Clare)

I’ve been reading about Joseph as well, here interesting when juxtaposed with a quote from Life of Pi: “to choose faith in God is an opening up, a letting go, a deep trust, a free act of love” When St. Joseph finally accepted the view that his fiancée’s pregnancy was due not to unchastityContinue reading “Advent 8: Joseph (Thanks Clare)”