Monthly Archives: October 2015

Meditating Four Quartets: Burnt Norton (III)

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Between the title of the poem and the first line of poety, Eliot has inserted two quotations from the ancient philosopher Heraclitus: οῦ λόγου δὲ ἐόντος ξυνοῦ ζώουσιν οἱ πολλοί ὡς ἰδίαν ἔχοντες φρόνησιν (“although…

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Ave Maria, O Auctrix Vite

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God’s Impassible Suffering in the Flesh

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Searching for Our Human Face: Kenosis, Beggary, Hope

by Brian C. Moore, Ph.D. The kenosis of the Spirit is everywhere. The word of insight may occur on the lips of someone who believes him or herself in revolt against God. The moment of inspiration overcomes psychic deformation. The … Continue reading

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“Graciously he received us into unifying communion with himself”

In his goodness and love for humankind, Jesus, the most divine Word, one, simple, and hidden, assumed our nature, appearing though unchanged in his own nature as a being both composite and visible. Graciously he received us into unifying communion … Continue reading

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Meditating Four Quartets: Burnt Norton (II)

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Second Movement Garlic and sapphires in the mud / Clot the bedded axle-tree. I am no longer in the garden; but the scent of roses lingers on. The poet now presents me with a number…

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“Dies Irae”

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