The Heavenly Life (For Cuthbert of Lindisfarne, Bishop and Missionary)

On the night Saint Aidan died, You dreamt you saw his floating soul Carried as he left this earth; And so you saw the mantel fall From Aidan onto your small shoulders, Saw the see that you would take, Lindisfarne, your home. They say you wandered through the hills The warmth within your strong glanceContinue reading “The Heavenly Life (For Cuthbert of Lindisfarne, Bishop and Missionary)”