John Predmore, S.J., is a Jesuit priest of U.S.A. East and the pastor of the English speaking diocese of Jerusalem in Amman Jordan. Formerly a retreat director in Gloucester, Massachusetts, he brings Ignatian Spirituality to the Middle East. Ignatian Spirituality is given through guided meditations, weekend-, 8-day, and 30-day Retreats based on The Spiritual Exercises of St. Ignatius of Loyola. Ignatian Spirituality serves the contemporary world as people strive to develop a friendship with God.
Thursday, August 27, 2009
Poem: Aurora Leigh by Elizabeth Barrett Browning
Earth's crammed with heaven, And every common bush afire with God; But only he who sees, takes off his shoes - The rest sit around it and pluck blackberries