The very fact that we are able to say “Thou” to God means that we are able to disobey and reject Him, to turn away from the “Eden” of spiritual union with Him and choose our own path of disorder.
As with verses from the Quran dealing with violence and warfare, it seems many Christians tend to emphasize the names of Allah that deal with dominance and power and de-emphasize or skip over others involving love, mercy, and forgiveness.
Deep in a tangled forest, there dwelt four sisters whose mother, a wood-wife, had died by the bite of a werewolf years before. Still they spun her magic through potion and spell, healing and weaving with color and light.
I’ve never seen him…dead before, he who was always so full of life, more fully alive than anyone I have ever known, pulsing with youth, agility, vigor. Life…now drained out.
“The galaxy will not know light unless you are out of it, Kylo Ren!” Rey’s voice was as furious … More
Where has he gone? The son that was once my own, raised alone without a mother’s tenderness? Has he … More
Mirron, come back…come back to me, before the lights behind my eyes are put out. You stood at the … More
The little ones…the little ones were in danger… Boromir, still on his knees, clutches at the dead leaves … More
St. David used his power When his mother was in labor And soldiers came to slay her But hailstorms drove … More
Our Blessed Lady is meek,but in a way that inherits the earth,a humility that is exalted,a simplicity than reigns,Like the … More