Time?

Yesterday, a collision between C.S. Lewis and T.S. Eliot resulted in this little poem:

Death day is a birthday
And today is part eternity
Tomorrow you may not see
And yesterday isn’t what will be
One day, some day, that’ll be the day
When you’re forever in forever’s play

Here’s the collision of Eliot & Lewis:

We shall not cease from exploration
And the end of all our exploring 
Will be to arrive where we started 
And know the place for the first time. 
Through the unknown, unremembered gate 
When the last of earth left to discover 
Is that which was the beginning

– T.S. Eliot, “Little Gidding”

“For the Present is the point at which time touches eternity.”

― C.S. Lewis, The Screwtape Letters

 

Titus 1:1-2 Paul, a servant of God and an apostle of Jesus Christ, for the sake of the faith of God’s elect and their knowledge of the truth, which accords with godliness, in hope of eternal life, which God, who never lies, promised before the ages began  and at the proper time manifested in his word through the preaching with which I have been entrusted by the command of God our Savior…


					

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