"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."
Friday, 21 December 2012
The antiphon, O Oriens - today by, contrast, with music composed by Healey Willan & sung by the Christ Church Cathedral Choir, Vancouver, directed by Rupert Lang