Monthly Archives: June 2012

The Temple: Herbert’s Dedication of Self to a Life Journey Defined Through Art

So the first four poems of ‘The Church’ – “The Altar”, “The Sacrifice”, “The thanksgiving”, and “The Reprisall” –with “The Sacrifice” as focal point — deal primarily with the immensity of Christ’s sacrifice in terms of the human situation. They … Continue reading

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Entering George Herbert’s ‘Temple’: “The Altar” and “The Sacrifice”

“The Church-Porch” Perirrhanterium (ie. ‘the sprinkling) Thou, whose sweet youth and early hopes inhance Thy rate and price, and mark thee for a treasure; Hearken unto a Verser, who may chance Ryme thee to good, and make a bait of … Continue reading

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