"The artifex verborum of the dream ... was no less adept than the waking Coleridge in the metamorphosis of words." — John Livingston Lowes, The Road to Xanadu. Observations on language (mostly ancient), religion, and culture.
By Edward M. Cook, Ph.D.
Sunday, February 20, 2005
Second Sunday in Lent
There are only two kinds of men: the righteous who believe themselves sinners; the rest, sinners who believe themselves righteous.
Grace is indeed needed to turn a man into a saint; and he who doubts it does not know what a saint or a man is.