Happy feast of St. Albert, patron saint of scientists and philosophers

We honor St. Albert, born 1200, by with this poem from another scientist and philosopher, St. Hildegard of Bingen, born 1098. As a woman, Hildegard was denied higher education, but she learned about the earth and its healing powers and about God from the nuns of Bingen. Both saints taught us that creation is our first intimation of the beauty and graciousness of God. Find a friend and take turns with the calls to God and the Alleluias. Happy feast day!

You are Fire                                              Alleluia
You are Breath                                         Alleluia
You are Shelter in the storm                 Alleluia
You are Wisdom                                      Alleluia
You are Darkness                                    Alleluia
You are Light                                           Alleluia
You are Friend                                         Alleluia
You are Lover                                          Alleluia
You are Mother                                       Alleluia
You are Earth-body                                Alleluia
You are Energy                                       Alleluia
You are the Rising Sap of Spring        Alleluia
You are Life                                             Alleluia
You are Death Overcome                      Alleluia


 

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