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Come Healing by Leonard Cohen

O gather up the brokenness And bring it to me now The fragrance of those promises You never dared to vow The splinters that you carry The cross you left behind Come healing of the body Come healing of the mind And let the heavens hear it The penitential hymn Come healing of the spirit […]

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You Are the Dance

Yours is the flow That created kindness You are the Dance That ignites all Light You are the Three Who contain all Oneness In You we gaze With Single sight   Abba You ground all things eternal And kiss the earth with glad embrace Christ the Son In a world of sorrows Transfigures pain with […]

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In the Name – Pádraig Ó Tuama

In the name of the Father, of the Son, and of the Holy Spirit. In the name of goodness and love and broken community. In the name of meaning and feeling and I hope you don’t screw me… In the name of darkness and light and ungraspable twilight In the name of mealtimes and sharing […]

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The Voice of the Psalms: Psalm 65

Here is an excerpt from a Psalm I rendered for The Voice project, Psalm 65: 1 Rapt silence and praise Sweep through the Sacred City, O God Competing to give voice(less) voice to Your goodness Solemn vows uttered to You will now be performed 2You hear us in words and silence; all humanity comes into […]

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