Pilgrimage is something you are called to do. It is not strictly something you want to do. It may even be something that you do not want to or had not planned to do. But do it you must.
Universally true, but more specifically for the Christian, requisite pilgrimage is an internal journey of spiritual growth — our bodies’ the temple.
But thou, O Daniel, shut up the words, and seal the book, even to the time of the end: many shall run to and fro, and knowledge shall be increased.
The time spoken of in Daniel (12:4) has come. And while time is at a premium, we must also “meditate” on the word of Elohym. And that can take time.
Do take the time to sojourn here, if you please.
Be patient therefore, brethren, unto the coming of the Lord. Behold, the husbandman waiteth for the precious fruit of the earth, and hath long patience for it, until he receive the early and latter rain.
Choose a place to rest your web-weary feet or to take in the handiwork of Eloheinu:
- Piece Politic — contemporary essays
- Classic Essay — timeless essays on the human condition
- Prior Conflict — a history of
- Poetry & Prayer — verse and hymn
- The Potter’s Wheel — images and photography
- Respite in Prose — original, long-form
- Respite in Rhythm — choice melody and praise