Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary, 15 August 2017
Fr Richard Peers
Revelation 11.9-12.6, 10
In the name of the Father, and of the Son and of the Holy Spirit. Amen.
In this simple, bible service, we are celebrating this evening, my text is not from Scripture but from that great Puritan, the poet John Milton. I hope my use of him in this place won’t cause any horizontal, subterranean rotation below the Barbican.
Paradise Lost, Book i lines 254 – 255:
The mind is its own place, and in itself
Can make a heav’n of hell, a hell of heav’n….
Continue reading at: