Yet this singular and almost accidental character of his mission agrees with the divine
sign which, according to our notions, is equally accidental and irrational, and is nevertheless accepted by him as the guiding principle of his life.
The stranger stood a moment lost in thought, and then, glancing his dark eyes rather wildly around the hall, he bowed low to the divine, and moved from the apartment with an air that would not admit of detention.
John,” said the divine, when the figure of Judge Temple disappeared, the last of the group, “to-morrow is the festival of the nativity of our blessed Redeemer, when the church has appointed prayers and thanksgivings to be offered up by her children, and when all are invited to partake of the mystical elements.
Nay, it may be held with intense satisfaction when the depth of our sinning is but a measure for the depth of forgiveness, and a clenching proof that we are peculiar instruments of the divine intention.
Five minutes before, the expanse of his life had been submerged in its evening sunshine which shone backward to its remembered morning: sin seemed to be a question of doctrine and inward penitence, humiliation an exercise of the closet, the bearing of his deeds a matter of private vision adjusted solely by spiritual relations and conceptions of the divine purposes.
It was inevitable that he should wish to get rid of John Raffles, though his reappearance could not be regarded as lying outside the divine plan.
Love, on the contrary--Love--the true, the divine
Eros--the Uranian as distinguished from the Diona~an Venus--is unquestionably the purest and truest of all poetical themes.
For this communication is an influx of the Divine
mind into our mind.
Part 3 of "You Are Woman, You Are Divine" shows women how to integrate the teachings of The Divine
Feminine into everyday life, honoring the sacredness of their body and how to be in energetic, feminine balance.
A writer, activist, and lay theologian, LANA DALBERG is the author of Birthing God: Women's Experiences of the Divine
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Face to Face: Portraits of the Divine
in Early Christianity.