With Pope JPII’s canonization into sainthood on Sunday, a look back. In 2005, we produced a retrospective on the late pope’s religious legacy after his death. Krista speaks with NPR’s Sylvia Poggioli, priest + author Donald Cozzens, and Yale theologian Margaret Farley. Together they explore some of the critical religious issues of his 26 years as pontiff and discusses the great and contradictory impact he made on the Church in America and abroad.
I dwell in Possibility –
A fairer House than Prose –
More numerous of Windows –
Superior – for Doors –
Of Chambers as the Cedars –
Impregnable of eye –
And for an everlasting Roof
The Gambrels of the Sky –
Of Visitors – the fairest –
For Occupation – This –
The spreading wide my narrow Hands
To gather Paradise –
Headshot. Leica M. Huston Station, Nashville, TN. 2.26.14.
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The kind of song to settle in with a cup of tea after a long day
@kttunstallface / Billy Joel aspirations
I told my friends I would come back from Christmas break wiser. It probably sounds as silly as it did when it came out of my mouth. Usually when I think of wisdom I think of tall, old oak tress. With two hundred rings adorning their trunks – proof of their growth, their life, their wisdom. I…
E V E N I N G (at North America )
1 in 4 women cannot read this sentence.
1 in 5 school girls are unhappy to be girls because of discrimination.
After centuries of women being valued as less and oppressed, the power of females and adolescent girls is finally being recognized on the educational, political, and economic…