Wednesday, 17 December 2014

O, Antiphon - Wisdom

O Wisdom, 
flowing from the mouth of the Most High; 
reaching far and wide, 
disposing of all things sweetly and mightily. 
Come teach us the way of prudence.

Sofia,  beautiful -  skin deep; 

heart deep; blood deep; gut deep.

The beauty of a crone; shining wisdom; 

flowing compassion; crafting prudence.

Sofia, midwife of hope; knowing beyond; seeing within. 

Tasting the humours on her tongue; 

ferric blood; salty tears.

Sofia, counting the quickening in her heartbeat;

Holding the moon in her embrace;

Calling Hope in her song.

O, Come...O, Come.



Claire Bangasser said...

Beautiful :-)

Keith - Circle Blue said...

Yes, Come ... O, come.

Gelli Ma said...

Thanks, both - Advent blessings

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Kate said...

this is just what I needed today. I love the image too of Jesus Christ the apple tree.