August 10, 2012 in
Earth’s crammed with heaven,
And every common bush afire with God;
But only he who sees, takes off his shoes–
The rest sit around and pluck blackberries.
Elizabeth Barrett Browning, Aurora Leigh, 1857
About Marc Cortez:
Theology Prof at Wheaton College, husband, father, & blogger, who loves theology, church history, ministry, pop culture, books, and life in general.
But I LIKE blackberries… What’s so ungodly about blackberries? A bush crammed with blackberries is pretty heavenly, I’d say. Though I wouldn’t recommend picking them in your bare feet.
Notify me of followup comments via e-mail. You can also subscribe without commenting.
Notify me of follow-up comments by email.
Notify me of new posts by email.
© 2014 Everyday Theology | Powered by the