Have you forgotten yet? For the world’s events have rumbled on since those gagged days, Like traffic checked while at the crossing of city-ways: And the haunted gap in your mind has filled with thoughts that flow Like clouds in the lit heavens of life; and you’re a man reprieved to go, Taking your peaceful […]
Remember, O Lord, what thou hast wrought in us and not what we deserve; and, as thou hast called us to thy service, make us worthy of our calling; through Jesus Christ our Lord, who liveth and reigneth with thee and the Holy Spirit, one God, now and for ever. Amen.
I write briefly to say that I have decided to stop posting on enMissioned for a while, at least until I can better manage my time. I’ve found that writing on this blog, simple as the posts have been, has taken away from other activities with which I need to be occupied. Hopefully I can […]
Almighty and everlasting God, who hast given unto us thy servants grace, by the confession of a true faith, to acknowledge the glory of the eternal Trinity, and in the power of the Divine Majesty to worship the Unity: We beseech thee that thou wouldest keep us steadfast in this faith and worship, and bring […]
As due by many titles I resign My self to Thee, O God; first I was made By Thee, and for Thee, and when I was decayed Thy blood bought that, the which before was Thine; I am Thy son, made with Thy Self to shine, Thy servant, whose pains Thou hast still repaid, Thy […]
Sing, heart within me, though no shout ascendeth, No trumpet soundeth on this battlefield. Yet sing, my heart, O sing the Grace that lendeth Cuorage to stand thy ground and not to yield. Not in me, Lord, Thou knowest, was there ever Strength to endure, or any fortitude. Now in the silence, come — […]
When forests walked and fishes flew And figs grew upon thorn, Some moment when the moon was blood, Then, surely, I was born. With monstrous head and sickening bray And ears like errant wings— The devil’s walking parody Of all four-footed things: The battered outlaw of the earth Of ancient crooked will; Scourge, […]