Monthly Archives: January 2013

Surrendering Power of Possession

 

(Submission Addressed to Fr JP on his birthday, January 2012*)

 

Dear Father, as an expert in canon law,

Can you see, legally or canonically, any flaw

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the night is ended

 

the night is ended

morning has come

i rise as from the dead

and open my eyes

looking around me

by the light of day

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city emptied

 

city roaring

emptied of nonentities

humanity pouring out

 

braked to incessant grating

bled into inner

tensions of choked mind

in fumes of

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And God looked in

(on Fr D’s birthday 2011)

And God looked in to take a peep

And see how this favorite in His keep

Is doing on this special day.

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The love song of the universe No 2

(as applied to Father D on his birthday 2011)

 

The love song of the universe

Is the lovely Mass you sing

Through you He gives His gift of Self

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The burden of your cross

 

 

The burden of the cross

You lay upon my shoulders

Is laden with the heaviness

Of your endless love

 

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Falling in and out of love

 

 

From the very beginning,

Ever since I can remember,

I’d fallen in love

Only with my own self;

And everything I did,

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