We are living in a world that is absolutely transparent and God is shining through it all the time. — Thomas Merton

In a south-facing window in my studio I have hung a variety of glass beads, including a prism. On sunny days (like today) it throws rainbows around like some ecstatic painter. They stream across the ceiling like brightly colored comets. They bounce off the walls, and even sneak out the door to plant their clever … More We are living in a world that is absolutely transparent and God is shining through it all the time. — Thomas Merton