Quotes: The Sorrowful Mysteries

"One heart is not connected to another through harmony alone. They are, instead, linked deeply through their wounds. Pain linked to pain, fragility to fragility. There is no silence without a cry of grief, no forgiveness without bloodshed, no acceptance without a passage through acute loss. That is what lies at the root of true

Reading for Lent 2015

The Eucharist: Sacrament of the Kingdom - Alexander Schmemann Engagement with God: The Drama of Christian Discipleship - Hans Urs von Balthasar Silence - Shusaku Endo Rainbows for the Fallen World: Aesthetic Life and Artistic Task - Calvin Seerveld

Distractions: May 2014

Music Vinyl's great, but it's not better than CDs He Sliced Up A Tree Trunk And Put It On A Record Player. Fender just released this "reclaimed" Telecaster, which I desire and think is beautiful. A treasure trove of (downloadable) non-released recordings of Sufjan Stevens. I have (unashamedly) been listening to the new albums from