Allegoria Amoris: A Christian Ethics

“…we can either view the images, forms and deferrals of meanings, the textuality of this world, as caught between two aporias — incarnation and death — or we can view the textuality of this world as a hiatus within the economy of love within the Trinity. The textuality of this world is a product of…

Heaven.

O who will show me those delights on high? Echo. I. Thou Echo, thou art mortall, all men know. Echo. No. Wert thou not born among the trees and leaves? Echo. Leaves. And are there any leaves, that still abide? Echo. Bide. What leaves are they? impart the matter wholly. Echo. Holy. Are holy leaves…

Here is an incredible essay by John Milbank on the state of the Anglican Church.  It contains some propositions for change that are in accord with the Ecclesial University and the Society for the Life of the Parish.  Read it and be inspired:   After Rowan: The Coherence and Future of Anglicanism http://www.abc.net.au/religion/articles/2012/04/04/3470498.htm

Four Loves

“To love at all is to be vulnerable. Love anything, and your heart will certainly be wrung and possibly be broken. If you want to make sure of keeping it intact, you must give your heart to no one…Wrap it up carefully round with hobbies and little luxuries; avoid all entanglements; lock it up safe…