The Beast

Salivating and hungry The old Dragon The spiritual beast Roams freely Undetected Unrestrained We are its minions We are its slaves A growl from the beast a hiss to obey We tighten the shackles And worship his Laws The crumbs from our table Fall to the floor Love your neighbour and Feed the poor Entangled Complicit … Continue reading

Easter Inclusion

The Old Testament is all about exclusion, about holiness, about separation. Priests with disabilities were not allowed to offer sacrifices, the blind and mute were not allowed in the Temple. Women, children and Gentiles were also excluded. Interestingly, those with “crushed nuts”  or removed penises and those that were born Eunichs were also excluded from … Continue reading