1.This is just a photo from the car passing the George Washington
bridge which is lit up for the Super Bowl.
2.Friday night at St Vladimir's Fr John McGuckin received an
honorary doctorate and he spoke on the work of theologian Vladimir
Lossky and suggested that there is no theologian (whether the valuable
work of Lossky or that of Bulgakov or whoever be considered) whose
work need be ,or perhaps ought be, determinative for a future theology.
3.Yesterday at Corpus Christi I spoke on apophatic theology
(wittgenstein put the principle of that concisely in his 'concerning
that wherof one cannot speak ,thereof one ought remain silent.')
gyate gyate paragyate parasamgyate bodhi svaha as an old text says
meaning approximatley... going gone beyond gone utterly beyond into
the morning of all beyond words.
4.great pleasure of meeting there art historian Joseph Masheck
who has written on among other things the black paintings of
thanks to Brenda Faraday of the Merton Society and all who make this
series possible. John McGuckin in May.
5. new edition of Robert Lax poems(1962-1997) from Judy Emery.
6.This evening super bowl party at Frank and Adrienne Dobbs'.
" the air
and the dream;
and the air:
of the dream;
of the air.