Last night I finished a little icon based upon the one of St. Elijah shown above.
The readings this morning were all about Elijah! How cool is that.
God guides us in mysterious and joyful ways ... even amid sadness and loss ...
"No pit is so deep ..."
"It is there, in the depths of our nothingness, that his mercy and his justice - two things we do not usually associate with one another - meet." - Guillerand
"To be plunged into humility is to be plunged into God, for God is at the bottom of the abyss." - Elizabeth of the Trinity