To the place where God is hidden

“Faith and love are like the blind man’s guides.
They will lead you along a path unknown to you,
to the place where God is hidden.”

St. John of the Cross


(mushrooms found along my walk in the woods / Julie Cook / 2020)

The point is simply that without God’s grace we cannot be good.
Without love, justice turns to cruelty.
Without hope, courage turns to blind despair.
Without faith, this-worldly wisdom is foolishness to God.
The two levels, natural and supernatural, hang together.

Peter Kreeft
from Back to Virtue

17 comments on “To the place where God is hidden

  1. jeffw5382 says:

    Thank you, Cookie,-lovely photos-Yes we (some/many/most) certainly need to get Back to Virtue…Real Virtue- I confess that I could not without God’s Grace

  2. hatrack4 says:

    First persimmons, then mushrooms, hmmmmm. I should know the answer to this!! What is next?

  3. Wow, that’s quite a variety of roons.

  4. atimetoshare.me says:

    Do you know which of those fungi are poisonous? I wouldn’t have a clue. They all look very declicious.

  5. Tricia says:

    Beautiful photos Julie, I love mushrooms! Very nice commentary too.

  6. Godfreykuma says:

    Wow! Great piece, thanks for sharing

  7. SLIMJIM says:

    What amazing varieties of Mushrooms you’ve spotted in your walk!

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