Set Pools of Silence

Fire of Unknowing
Fire of Unknowing
“Incarnate Word, in whom all nature lives,
Cast flame upon the earth:
raise up contemplatives among us,
men who walk within the fire of ceaseless prayer impetuous desire.
Set pools of silence in this thirsty land”

James McAuley 1917 – 1976  © Copyright Norma McAuley