Quote/s of the Day – 9 February – Where is our Heart? — AnaStpaul (Reblog)

Quote/s of the Day – 9 February – Genesis 1:20 – 2: 4, Psalms 8:4-5, 6-7,8-9, Mark 7:1-13 Where is our Heart? “This people honours me with their lipsbut their hearts are far from me” Mark 7:6 “Whatever you do, do from the heart,as for the Lord and not for others,knowing that you will receivefrom […]

Quote/s of the Day – 9 February – Where is our Heart? — AnaStpaul

Poem: Origins

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From the outset the die was cast;
a forgetting of old worlds,
the reshaping of the new – breached in the garden.
The fuse and fire have ignited the world
and it must run its perilous course,
while Adam and Eve wander still
in search of a home and identity,
confused and distraught,
ashamed of their nakedness,
yet ever more beholden
to the lies which deceive them

Copyright Francis Barker 2019