Jesus said, “I tell you Peter, the cock will not crow this day, until you have denied me three times that you know me.
Give ear, O heavens, and I will speak; let the earth hear the words of my mouth. May my teaching drop like rain, my speech condense like dew; like gentle rain on grass, like showers on new growth. For I will proclaim the name of the Lord; ascribe greatness to our God.
O Lord, God of my salvation, when at night, when I cry out in your presence, let my prayer come before you; incline your ear to my cry.
And say to Archippus, “See that you complete the task that you have received in the Lord.
So Abraham called that place, “The Lord will provide”; as it is said to this day, “On the mount of the Lord it shall be provided.”
Do you see persons wise in their own eyes? There is more hope for fools than for them.
At that time Jesus said, “I thank you Father, Lord of heaven and earth, because you have hidden these things from the wise and intelligent and have revealed them to infants; yes, Father, for such was your gracious will.
Word and Image
offers two parts of my morning ritual, scripture and visual art. I make no
attempt to related the two (as I do in my daily quote and blog entries) and
yet, sometimes that will happen, for as we know God works in mysterious ways.