Read this…it sounds wonderful, doesn’t it?
“What makes a saint?
Extravagance. Excessive love, flagrant mercy, radical affection, exorbitant charity, immoderate faith, intemperate hope, inordinate love.”
–from Barbara Brown Taylor’s article “A Great Cloud of Witnesses” in Weavings III/5, September/October 1988, pages 32-33, 34-35.
2 thoughts on “Words”
Anne, I love this, it reminds me how surrounded we are by those with these lovely qualities. I’d only add “Gratitude.”
Yep, Gail. I have to agree with you. Thanks!