The words of confirmation into the Church are an invitation: ‘Receive the Holy Ghost.’ And that choice must be made not once, but every day, every hour, every minute.
Sculptures created from found materials like ice and thorns, driftwood, and even bleached kangaroo bones all presuppose that artistic design will yield to the cycles of time and climate, whether over an hour or a decade.
Reverie is not a mind vacuum. It is rather the gift of an hour which knows the plenitude of the soul.
It is the hour to be drunken! to escape being the martyred slaves of time, be ceaselessly drunk. On wine, on poetry, or on virtue, as you wish.
He who postpones the hour of living is like the rustic who waits for the river to run out before he crosses.
Love is the motivating principle by which the Lord leads us along the way towards becoming like Him, our perfect example. Our way of life, hour by hour, must be filled with the love of God and love for others. There is no surprise in that, since the Lord proclaimed those as the first and great commandments.
To me, every hour of the day and night is an unspeakably perfect miracle.
O love, if I regret the age when one savors you, it is not for the hour of pleasure, but for the one that follows it.
An hour series is a killer. It’s hard on you physically.
We see God face to face every hour, and know the savor of Nature.