"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."
Thursday, 1 November 2012
Marcel Dupré - Placare Christe Servulis
For the Solemnity of All Saints: Marcel Dupré's 'Placare Christe Servulis' from Le Tombeau de Titelouze
Placare, Christe, servulis, quibus Patris clementiam tuae ad Tribunal gratiae patrona Virgo postulat.....