"Drive forth, O Lord, all darksome things"
Image: St. Peter’s Church, TorontoThis is why we need poetry in our lives. Isn’t that one of the best lines you’ve ever read? It comes from the opening hymn from Morning Prayer (Liturgy of the Hours). If you do not pray the LOTH, you should seriously consider it, because it’s the next most legit thing to attending daily Mass. (Yes, it’s even “better” than the daily rosary, and that is saying a LOT.) If you don’t know what it is, or where to begin, read this book. Available in ebook format, so you can start within the next 10 minutes