O world invisible, we view thee,
O world intangible, we touch thee,
O world unknowable, we know thee,
Inapprehensible, we clutch thee!
Among my fairly extensive collection of second-hand books (I’ve found a number of treasures in second-hand bookstores and on second-hand book stalls) is an extremely battered 1922 edition of ‘Poems of Today’, in which appears, among many other poems, this one by Francis Thompson. Continue reading “Treasure Trove: ‘The Kingdom of God’”