The Sarabite: Towards an Aesthetic Christianity

There is a continuous attraction, beginning with God, going to the world, and ending at last with God, an attraction which returns to the same place where it began as though in a kind of circle. -Marsilio Ficino

Sunday, October 08, 2006

Real Theology Defies Explanations


With your body, O Christ, you were in the tomb, with your soul in Hell as God, in Paradise with the Thief, on the throne with the Father and the Spirit, filling all things, yet yourself uncircumscribed.

-from the Canon of the Resurrection.
A composition by John of Damascus.
Ode 1. 4th Tone

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2 Comments:

At 3:37 PM, Blogger Pseudo-Iamblichus said...

I have been in an icon mood lately.

 
At 5:00 PM, Blogger Death Bredon said...

Amen!

 

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