Sunday Sonnett

One tries to keep this sonnet cycle in sequence. The text today is Restore unto me the joy of your salvation (again Psalm 51) and Locke’s paraphrase uses words one would not do now, such as affiance — contract into the future a relationship — and whilhom(e) means once, formerly. But render me my wonted […]


Sunday, 21 July 19

15 He is the image of the invisible God, the firstborn of all creation. 16 For by Him all things were created, both in the heavens and on earth, visible and invisible, whether thrones or dominions or rulers or authorities—all things have been created through Him and for Him. 17 He is before all things, and in […]