and do you remember the day you lay in the dark and wondered if your eyes were open or closed and I said lift up your head and do you remember the day you tottered across the road weary eyed, trying to see what was coming and I said lift up your head and in … Continue reading lift up your head
We can never understand the life of faith seen in Scripture and in serious Christian living unlesswe drop the idea of faith as a 'blind leap' and understand that faith is commitment to action,often beyond our natural abilities, based upon knowledge of God and God's ways. The romantic talk of 'leaping', to which we in the … Continue reading the blind leap?
Words from Pierre Teilhard de Chardin:Above all, trust in the slow work of God.We are quite naturally impatient in everythingto reach the end without delay.We should like to skip the intermediate stages.We are impatient of being on the wayto something unknown, something new. Yet it is the law of all progress that is madeby passing through some … Continue reading the slow work of God