The Herb Of Grace

Theology and Poetry, Politics and Prose

The First Sunday of Lent, March 1st March 1, 2009

Filed under: Uncategorized — Joel @ 1:24 am

Words like these by François Fénelon are heart-shots, things that a person in pain cannot hear but needs to, will not embrace but longs to, depends on though cannot admit to (for the fear that the love would then disappear at its mention).  But these are at least some of the secret words for those in suffering:

“Be persuaded, timid soul, that He has loved you too much to cease loving you”


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