"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, 14 August 2014
John Tavener - Hymn for the Dormition of the Mother of God
The Choir of St. John's College, Cambridge, directed by Christopher Robinson