Monthly Archives: August 2009

Hadewijch Poem

HADEWIJCH POEM ALL THINGS All things By Hadewijch (13th Century) English version by Jane Hirshfield. All things are too small to hold me, I am so vast In the Infinite I reach for the Uncreated I have touched it, it … Continue reading

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Thomas Kelly

Thomas Kelly on the Holy Now Here is a quote from Thomas Kelly, A Testament of Devotion. He knew God as God intends for us to know Him. I read it again today. He was a Quaker that is one … Continue reading

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John of the Cross proverb

To reach satisfaction in all desire its possession in nothing. To come to the knowledge of all desire the knowledge of nothing. To come to possess all desire the possession of nothing. To arrive at being all desire to be … Continue reading

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John of the Cross poem

I Came Into the Unknown By John of the Cross (1542 – 1591) English version by Willis Barnstone I came into the unknown and stayed there unknowing rising beyond all science. I did not know the door but when I … Continue reading

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