The Maid of Orleans

Who could have seen upon her little facethe pain that God’s great wisdom would allowFor this young maid, just dancing, filled with grace,bedecked with crowns and chains of daisies now.The gentle light of heav’n upon her brow,Her dark curls shine … Continue reading

The Abyss of Grandeur

For you have died, and now your life is hidden with Christ in God. —Col 3:3 Life should be, first and foremost, a preparation for death and what lies beyond. We are created with certain natural needs and purposes, but … Continue reading

The Glory of the Hidden Stars

He himself was not the light, but he came to testify to the light.The true light, which enlightens everyone, was coming into the world (Jn 1:8-9). The cold keeps many from wondering at a January night sky where every star, … Continue reading