"This, then is our desert:
to live facing despair,
but not to consent.
To trample it down under hope in the Cross.
To wage war against despair unceasingly.
That war is our wilderness.
If we wage it courageously,
we will find Christ at our side.
If we cannot face it,
we will never find him."
Sunday, 12 June 2011
Come, Holy Ghost, our souls inspire
Patrimony for Pentecost: John Cosin's paraphrase of the Veni Creator, sung by the choir of St Paul's Cathedral