What will move you? Will pity? Here is distress never the like. Will duty? Here is a person never the like. Will fear? Here is wrath never the like. Will remorse? Here are sins never the like. Will kindness? Here is love never the like. Will bounty? Here are benefits never the like. Will all these? Here they be all, all in the highest degree.
Saturday, September 26, 2009
Feast of Lancelot Andrewes, Bishop of Winchester
Perhaps he was our most eloquent preacher ever. Just look:
Maybe it would be good for each of us to ask inwardly: "What will move me?" And then pay attention to our own response.