If it hadn't been for the snakes, I might have let the reader continue. Instead I went to the lectern and quietly said, "we are stopping at verse 8 today."
Season after Pentecost | 28th Sunday in Ordinary Time (Year B)
"Poetry invites you to have an experience. It doesn't want you to drift away into inattention. It wants to grab you."
by Amy FrykholmJune 30, 2014