Wednesday, October 14, 2009

Creator of our desires

Oh Lord, become the master of our passions, and the creator of our desires.

-- R. Marklund

1 comment:

Ike said...

"In Love's service, only the wounded soldiers can serve."

Thornton Wilder, quoted in James S. Stewart, The Wind of the Spirit, page 155.

"All gracious affections that are a sweet odor to Christ, and that fill the soul of a Christian with a heavenly sweetness and fragrancy, are broken-hearted affections."

Jonathan Edwards, The Religious Affections, Part III, Section 6.