Listening to Lent — Such a Life

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Come, my Way, my Truth, my Life:
Such a way as gives us breath;
Such a truth as ends all strife,
Such a life as killeth death.

Come, my Light, my Feast, my Strength:
Such a light as shows a feast,
Such a feast as mends in length,
Such a strength as makes his guest.

Come, my Joy, my Love, my Heart:
Such a joy as none can move,
Such a love as none can part,
Such a heart as joys in love.
~George Herbert

These internal rhymes~
when there is a joining
of unexpected unity
within and among us;
when we find that moment
of knowing
all will be well
even when we ache to dying.

It is new life, new truth, new love.

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