God Speaks to the Soul | Mechthild of Magdeburg

Rose, Red and Shadow, by Sadiq
And God said to the soul:
"I desired you before the world began.
I desire you now,
As you desire me."

And where the desires of two
come together,
There love is perfected.

- Mystic Mechthild of Magdeburg

Translated by Oliver Davies, From Beguine Spirituality: Mystical Writings of Mechthild of Magdeburg, Beatrice of Nazareth, and Hadewijch of Brahant. Photo Credit: Sadiq @ Himalaya Restaurant, Boulder, CO.

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