Category Archives: Poetry

“Easter” by George Herbert (1633)

(I can’t figure out how to replicate the poem’s indentations in WordPress.  You can read the poem in its original formatting here.) “Rise heart; thy Lord is risen.  Sing his praise Without delayes, Who takes thee by the hand, that … Continue reading

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“In No Strange Land” by Francis Thompson

“The Kingdom of God is within you.” O world invisible, we view thee, O world intangible, we touch thee, O world unknowable, we know thee, Inapprehensible, we clutch thee! Does the fish soar to find the ocean, The eagle plunge … Continue reading

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