Accompanied by Angels: Poems of the Incarnation

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780802829870
  • Publisher: Eerdmans, William B. Publishing Company
  • Publication date: 6/19/2006
  • Pages: 110
  • Sales rank: 545,336
  • Product dimensions: 6.10 (w) x 7.30 (h) x 0.40 (d)

Table of Contents

The annunciatory angel 3
"... for who can endure the day of his coming?" 5
Advent visitation 7
Announcement 8
Magnificat 9
Salutation 10
The meaning of white oaks 11
The overshadow 13
Too much to ask 14
Virgin 15
One 19
Major theme to a minor tune 21
A blessing for the new baby 22
Christmas stars 23
Descent 24
I gave this day to God 25
Made flesh 26
Breath 28
Mary's song 29
Night's lodging 30
The groundhog 31
Presents 32
Shine in the dark 34
Star song 35
Simeon 39
Madonna and child, with saints 41
Bluff edge, Whidbey Island 43
At the cloisters 44
December 15 45
Jordan River 46
"He who would be great among you ..." 47
Royalty 48
Odd couples 49
Look! 50
Flathead Lake, Montana 51
The revolutionary 55
Son and mother 57
Bread turned to stone : Pieta 58
A bird in the church 59
Angel vision 60
The partaking 63
Craftsman 65
Evergreen 66
Cross, holy week 68
Onlookers 69
Perfect Christmas tree 70
Trauma center 71
"... for they shall see God" 75
Open 76
Fraction 77
Galilee, Easter Day 78
Getting inside the miracle 79
The labors of angels 81
Rising : the underground tree 83
Judas, Peter 84
Highway song for Valentine's Day 85
Seed 87
Spring, St. Martin's Chapel 88
The golden ratio & the Coriolis force 89
Two stanzas : the Eucharist 91
Step on it 92
Sensing 94
To know him risen 95
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