Good Day

What a delight-filled treasure was this day! A bright sunny morn that gave way to an afternoon of opalescent overcast and cool gentle breezes… As beating storm-clouds gather to bring replenishing rains to the thirsty earth, I am thankful that my LORD has enabled us to accomplish much in this day. My household will meet … Continue reading Good Day

Know Thyself…

A great and powerful Stag, overpowered by the heat of the day, came to a spring to drink. Seeing his own shadow reflected in the water, he greatly admired the size and variety of his horns, but felt angry with himself for having such slender and weak feet. While he was thus contemplating himself, a … Continue reading Know Thyself…

The Love Of Christ

“O Love, Thou fathomless abyss, my sins are swallowed up in Thee! Covered is my unrighteousness, nor spot of guilt remains on me; While Jesus` blood through earth and skies, mercy – free, boundless mercy – cries.” Words run dry, my mouth hangs agape. I am held in a gripping internal tremor when I but … Continue reading The Love Of Christ

The Foggy Dew

As down the glen one Easter morn, to the city fair rode I. There armed lines of marching men in squadrons passed me by. No fife did hum nor battle drum did sound it`s dread tatoo, but the Angelus` bell o`er the Liffey swell rang out through the foggy dew. Right proudly high over Dublin … Continue reading The Foggy Dew