How lovely is your dwelling place,
Lord, mighty God!
The world is charged
With the grandeur of God.
Gerard Manley Hopkins
The love of created beauty can help us understand
what it is to be enraptured by Christ.
Joan L. Roccasalvo
You have nothing to choose,
you have been called.
Hans Urs von Balthasar
Mary Magdalene thought it was the gardener …
Jesus said to her, “Mary!”
The Tao exists in the crickets ... in the grasses.
I, the fiery life of divine essence,
am aflame beyond the beauty of the meadows.
St Hildegard of Bingen
The best remedy ...
alone with the heavens, nature and God.