Lent Feels Dark


“In a dark time,” Theodore Roethke wrote, “the eye begins to see.” The dark times in life are not our enemy. Dark times empty the world of the things that would otherwise distract us from seeing the important things. Lent feels dark. Enter the darkness with confidence.


Words by Joan Chittister

Image by Leah Reddy

1 comment:

Contemplative Photographer said...

Oh, I LOVE this image -- and it's perfect with the quote.