Words on Wednesday – A Christmas Poem

From one of my favorite Christmas poems that I re-read each year:
o simplicitas
This is the last stanza from a poem titled “O Simplicitas”.
This poem is available in L’Engle’s The Weather of the Heart but I found it in a collection of Christmas readings that I can’t find again. (I think I found it and wrote it out before I started keeping a thorough commonplace book.) I think you can also find it in this google book: The Ordering of Love.

What I’ve Been Reading:

Beside the usual suspects from my book stack, I’ve also been keeping up withBehold the Lamb of God. It has been a good way to focus my thoughts in the morning before the busyness of whatever the day brings.

What are you reading now?

I’ll return to our usual Words on Wednesday posts (and other blogging) after the holidays. Wishing you a peaceful and blessed rest of 2015!

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Comments

  1. Oh, you know I adore L’Engle. I’m not as familiar with her poetry. Thank you! Merry Christmas!