«The only thing secular is sin.»
– Robert Hugh Benson
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Doxos is the blog of a Roman Catholic Christian working out his salvation in San Francisco, The California Republic.
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Seduxisti me Domine et seductus sum.
I who have written this story, or rather this fable, give no credence to the various incidents related in it. For some things in it are the deceptions of demons, other poetic figments; some are probable, others improbable; while still others are intended for the delectation of foolish men.
(Closing lines of the Táin Bó Cúalnge)
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The darken’d Sun turns sharply to the WestThe crying women now a muffl’d soundThe crowds still gaping silent stand aroundThe Roman circus ceases to molest The body nearly now by life unboundUnseen the Angels horror gathering nowPenultimate redemption’s dying bowIn … Continue reading
He’s walking, Jesus walking. Bloody stainupon the ground. He’s falling, Jesus falls.& up. He’s walking, falling. Soldier callsSt Simon out of Crowds to help attain Golgotha’s lofty height. Once more he stallsBut rising rushes on the Masses’ needTo fill and … Continue reading
Barabbas, Father’s Son, your story’s endunknown your Genesis unsaid. You markat Jesus side the choice twixt life and starkand nameless death. Are even you a friend? You saw how Life Himself for you the DarkDescending brav’d, the raving mob endur’dthe … Continue reading
Crack Forty times & more the lashes stingThe flesh of God which breaded now we eatis turned at pillory to bloody meatas Roman biceps leaded whips make sing Cut loose exhausted falle he at their feetawaiting his awakening a gamethe … Continue reading
To Pilate sent to Herod then and backA hot political potato pass’dUnwantedly between them til at lastThe cock crow raises dawn which secrets lack To Pilate sent the final die to castHere Jesus stands awaiting human callalignment with the will … Continue reading
Come Brethren here in darkness let us meetTransparency and light we can’t abideThe people’s sleeping dreams our secrets hidethis man will stand before our anger’s heat Aside my friends here comes he now aside!And say, Reb Jesus, what will you … Continue reading
Now Peter, liar, rock, Apostle, friendHere come I carefully to you: for pot& kettle are both black. May we be notby prayer that far each from the other’s end. The Priceless One betray’d by campfire hot:Your Galilean drawl just cant. … Continue reading
In lunar brilliancy they walking showmid leafy branches’ budding scented bloom& grasses warmed in vernal sun now groomGethsemane, in paschal light aglow. We waiting here, he forward goes for roomTo falling, praying, moaning, sighing, bledTo sobbing, straining, weeping, sweating, redTill … Continue reading
He wash’d their feet & now would make them free:a mundane miracle will here combine.The God-Man bids that man on God will dine& unity in daily liturgy These common building blocks of bread & wineour Saviour takes into his holy … Continue reading