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Groping Toward the Light

Poems for Midnight and After

by Darrell Schweitzer

  • 243 Want to read
  • 23 Currently reading

Published by Wildside Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Literary studies: general,
  • Poetry texts & anthologies,
  • American - General,
  • Poetry

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages136
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8822451M
    ISBN 10158715109X
    ISBN 109781587151095
    OCLC/WorldCa47226884

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The sequel to Star Light, Star Bright and the completion of Jenny's search for truth. Out of her dark childhood memories, her fascination with the spirit world and her conversion to Mormonism, Jenny has been slowly but surely groping toward spirit. This is how Jesuit paleontologist Pierre Teilhard de Chardin described progress.

Indeed, the Universe seems to be groping toward a new kind of consciousness that leads to a new geologic era. Thomas Berry named it the Ecozoic era. In this article I share my personal and intellectual journey of discovery of this emerging era.

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This book is an honest and often elegant groping toward an answer to these questions; in it she relates her belief in God—a God both personal and inclusive—and a divine plan. But she isn’t about to foist that notion on her readers; indeed, she has trouble reconciling the coincident presence of evil and an all-good, all-powerful God.

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The light would take on flesh. That’s the Christmas story, for those who believe. A child would be born. “In him was life, and the life was the light of men,” the Gospel of John proclaims. “The light shines in the darkness, and the darkness has not overcome it” (John ). Even the smallest of lights can make a difference.

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Auden, Christopher Isherwood, C. Day Lewis, and Louis MacNeice. In an essay on Spender’s work in Chicago Tribune Book World, Gerald. An odyssey of a soul in search of itself, groping toward a personal humanism which will give meaning to life the book is important the book is extraordinary."—Shane Stevens, The Progressive "A remarkable book beautifully written Eldridge Cleaver makes you twist and flinch he throws light on the dark areas that we wish he would leave.

These valleys are described in Section 3. 5 It is important to note that, in Attar's book, every valley is described using about 18 verses in average but in the following section, about 3 verses are excerpted for describing each valley.

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His epic works The Dark Tower, It, Pet Sematary, and Doctor Sleep are the basis for major motion pictures, with It now the highest grossing horror film of all time. He is the recipient of the /5(K). Making one last-ditch dash toward the light.

The first time I found myself feeling this way--so darkly cavernous, so terrifyingly numb--was seven years ago. I was twenty-three--married three and a half years, working my first grown-up job--an entry-level position writing online help modules from a gray cubicle in an office park.

Yet we keep on groping toward the light, simply because we are not afraid to tell the dark truths about ourselves. Justice Louis Brandeis said it. The light is specifically “the glory of God in the face of Christ.” That is all it takes. There is no coercion after that revelation. The light compels.

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It examines the nature of Technique, which is the collective organization of a society mediated and, in the end, increasingly driven by technology/5. a-blowing like a garding blooming like a garden.

aboveboard in nautical terms, above deck; here used figuratively to mean still alive. ague shakes trembling from a fever. alow and aloft nautical terms for "below and above" meaning thoroughly, in every possible place. already ambushed already waiting in ambush. ankecher handkerchief. I had never thought about feeling my way toward God or groping for him.

It is an image of a blind person or a person in the dark, trying to find God in the most rudimentary manner when the light of his revelation (we have the Greeks in mind here) is not available. The Greek word translated grope means to seek after something using the sense of.

Light is life, and the work of the day is always walk toward the light. And I have a thought or two about this. In the gospel of John, eighth chapter, is a rather remarkable declaration, where Jesus said, “I am the light of the world.

Anyone who follows me will always walk in the light, and with him, with her, will be the light of life.”. Even in this collection’s loneliest hours, still there is a pull toward hope, like a flower intrinsically bent toward light.

Even when most hesitant, most lost and groping in the wilderness of identity, these poems expose a resilient heart and a rooted center. In the modern world, magic is ostensibly relegated to a ghetto of cheap, non-durable paperback books read by gullible teenagers in the midst of a rebellious phase.

“Magic,” like “myth,” is usually used as something of a derogatory word denoting barbaric superstitions best forgotten. This shouldn’t be surprising. Our modern, mechanistic worldview, which likes to Continue .Acts That they should seek, &c.

— As if he had said, This most wise and free government of the nations of men, God carries on through all ages for this purpose, that they may be led to seek the Lord — That is, to seek the knowledge, fear, and love of him; to seek his favour, his Spirit, and communion with him: if haply — The way is open; God is ready to be .The Ecological Spirituality of Teilhard Mary Evelyn Tucker TEILHARD STUDIES is a monograph series concerned with the future of the human in the light of the writings of Teilhard de Chardin.

Two issues each year are planned, to be sent to members of the Teilhard Association.