Some things "click" in life. And we just know. (That's actually said in I John 1 of the Bible.) Richard Rohr has been a great teacher for us. He makes Christianity "click". For those interested, you may receive his Daily Meditations (and much more!) by clicking here. His reflection on "The Cosmic Christ" is thrilling because it so "clicks"! - with Scripture, with The Ancient Tradition. Blessings.
Mailied by Johann Wolfgang von Goethe has been a most loved poem since we memorized it in university. It means simply: May Song. My friend Bernie just e-mailed to wish us well this month. The words to Mailied "welled" up in response. So I'm posting them for all... It was set to music by Beethoven and performed (translation provided) here (by Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau and Gerald Moore):