"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, 30 March 2015
Abraham and Isaac: Benjamin Britten
Canticle II by Benjamin Britten: Abraham and Isaac - a setting of texts from the Chester Mystery Plays: