"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."
Monday, 20 May 2013
The Shrine of Our Lady of Walsingham
The Holy House at the Anglican Shrine
An address given at St Vladimir's Seminary, New York by Bishop Keith Ackerman SSC [On a audio link here] Highly recommended (thanks to Bishop David Chislett's blog, Streams of the River]