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{Monday, April 19, 2004  }


Raindrops on roses... or A litany of deep theological truth

Mom told me to think of my favorite things when I get homesick. Here's a list I just made:

Favorite things:

Virginia
Spring
Home
azelias
forest
driving
mountains
spending good time with dad
shopping
my parakeets
Andrew and Evan (my nephews)
mom in a good mood
Steph being silly
Matt being fun (my brother-in-law)
ROTC
West Point
playing piano/guitar/violin
good movies
caffeine without a buzz
gummy bears
my own bed
the view out my window
feeling pretty
cute shoes
playing in the rain
contemplative, unforced solitude
intelligent companionship
accomplishing things
feeling smart
reading/finishing books
taking pictures
St. Francis of Assisi parish
Dominicans
road trips
the sea coast
sunsets
sunrises
stars
the moon
clear nights
being good at something
old, familiar places
new things in familiar places
French ballads
French language
feel-good country songs
pretending to speak French
the Beatles
beautiful (esp. Pre-Raphelite) paintings
deep theological truths
deep theological truths realized in Medieval thought
deep theological truths realized in a sudden epiphany
deep theological truths realized and personified in something/someone familiar
deep theological truths as presented in an age-old fashion
deep theological truths suddenly accessible
deep theological truths that no one sees the same way you do
deep theological truths from 30 different perspectives
deep theological truths undeniable and logical
deep theological truths mystical
deep theological truths oh-so-elusive
deep theological truths reflecting true beauty
deep theological truths explained by the saints
deep theological truths captured in sacred art
deep theological truths in analogy
deep theological truths wordless
deep theological truths in conversation
Deep Theological Truth
posted by Lauren, 2:21 PM