While he was saying these things to them, behold, a ruler came in and knelt before him saying, “My daughter has just died but come and lay your hand on her and she will live.”
What seems like a pain inside of us
makes us reach
for the divine.
It is love straining to love,
even when it feels like death within.
The secret has always been to reach--
for then the Mystery
will hurry toward you,
knowing you need such shows
for an intimacy
that was really