@TheAnchoress has written a fine and insightful essay on the need to “to look up, again, if we are to become strong enough to shake off our own tendencies toward idolatry, and fend off the hectoring bullies. We need to gaze starward, and beyond, into the vastness of the One who created everything by the full-out intention of his ‘yes,’ and then trust in the rightness of that intention with all our being. To face the coming battles we will need to look far beyond “a distant constellation, that’s dying in a corner of the sky” and grow strong, again, through the paradox of dependence and surrender.”
To read the entire article, go here. It’s worth the read. And it’s worth the think.