Archaic Torso of Christ

This morning in worship, probably because George Fox’s experience of Christianity was in the back of my mind, I remembered Rilke‘s poem, “Archaic Torso of Apollo,” and thought to let it speak of Christianity. (No, I don’t imagine that was Rilke’s intent; and yes, I am aware that “during meeting for worship thou shouldst not…

Friendly Paralogy

Yesterday’s post gave me unusual difficulty. I’m aware that my thinking in it, especially with regard to use of terms, is fuzzier than usual. What I’m trying to get to, through a paralogical (see link below), thinking-in-print kind of process, is the expression, in various models if need be, of what our situation looks like…