If you would find the newborn king

From the sermons of Meister Eckhart.┬áSermon One (Pf 1, Q 101, QT 57): Here, in time, we are celebrating the eternal birth which God the Father bore and bears unceasingly in eternity, because this same birth is now born in time, in human nature. St. Augustine says, ‘What does it avail me that this birthContinue reading “If you would find the newborn king”

to believe in nothing but his dinner

From The Princess and Curdie by George MacDonald (chapter 2): He was a right good king and knew that the love of a boy who would not leave his father and mother to be made a great man was worth ten thousand offers to die for his sake, and would prove so when the rightContinue reading “to believe in nothing but his dinner”