"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."
Wednesday, 7 January 2015
Having helped create this monstrous evil, we have compounded our folly by a failure to defend - against all its adversaries - that most fundamental of our liberties ....