Friday, January 07, 2011

The Friday Clive


"Take not, oh Lord, our literal sense. Lord, in Thy great,
Unbroken speech our limping metaphor translate."



3 comments:

Anonymous said...

"We must lay before Him what is in us, not what ought to be in us." #1223
jep

Wheelers said...

Nice -- thanks, Mama. I particularly like this one.

love you lots,
Madelaine

Under the Sky said...

"...our limping metaphor translate"

Indeed. I find myself at a loss for words all the time in prayer. It is such a relief to know that the Holy Spirit himself intercedes for us with groanings too deep for words.

Miss you.
Kate