If one were to die tonight, what then?
Death, Judgement, Heaven, and Hell says the Church.
What do those Four Last Things mean to the modern mind?
Does the modern mind prefer not to look that far ahead?
What is the safest way through the cataract?
All Hallows Eve is coming, as is the end of the Church year. Times have changed since Hieronymus Bosch painted the above pictures. Eternity hasn’t.
Nobody likes deadlines, and this blog doesn’t have any, so all the post’s here are written without time pressure. However, we all have one unavoidable deadline.
I leave you with the words of an alumnus of Pembroke College, Oxford:
“Depend upon it, sir, when a man knows he is to be hanged in a fortnight, it concentrates his mind wonderfully.”