The Mysterious Web : ESSAYS
By hilary west
This is a collection about the more serious issues in life. Where do we come from ? Who are we ? Where are we going ? What is God ?
"Thus, when - out of my delight in the beauty of the house of God - the loveliness of the many-coloured gems has called me away from external cares, and worthy meditation has induced me to reflect......."
Suger (1081-1151) Abbot of Saint-Denis: 'De Consecratione'.
"A man hath no better thing under the sun, than to eat, and to drink, and to be merry."
Ecclesiastes ch.8 v.15, King James Bible.
"I am the rose of Sharon, and the lily of the valleys."
Song of Solomon ch.2 v.1, King James Bible.