As morning breaks I look to You, o God, to be my strength this day. Alleluia.

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colleen. 19. new orleans, la.

ché la luce divina è penetrante
per l’universo secondo ch’è degno,
sì che nulla le puote essere ostante. —

"for the world is penetrated by the light of God,
all things according to their dignity.
nothing can stand against its piercing might.”

-dante, paradiso 31.22-24

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sorry i didn’t do my homework, professor, i was busy grinding my fingers raw whilst screaming the theological truths of golden boy peanuts over a thrashing ukulele

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"requiem, introit" from tomas luis de victoria's officium defunctorum

Mar 27
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Song: I'm Gonna Be (500 Miles)
Artist: Sleeping At Last
Album: I'm Gonna Be (500 Miles) - Single

domesticwolf:

Sleeping At Last // I'm Gonna Be (500 Miles)
tagged: music  cover  
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classically-sound:

Ralph Vaughan Williams - Dona Nobis Pacem (by ollavogala)

realized i hadn’t posted this yet—my chorus is performing this piece with a full orchestra in early april and i couldn’t be more excited

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apparently i was a Buddhist monk in a past life ⇢

You are calm, relaxed and at one with yourself. You do not get caught up in the hustle and bustle of everyday life, but instead take the time to appreciate everything around you. For you, happiness, good health and fun is key

Mar 14
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loynosmc:

nothing-ever-happened:

My friends made this video for their Intro to Film Studies class. Ross, aka local musician Native America, also created the score.  Sometimes I think the creativity that comes out of my school and city for that matter are too much to handle.  I’m so fucking lucky to be a part of it all.

Great job guys!

this is fantastic!

Mar 06 + 45 notes » via loynosmc © nothing-ever-happened
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vvatercolored:

Just a reminder!!!!

IT’S ON NOW!

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Chiamavi ‘l cielo e ‘ntorno vi si gira,
mostrandovi le sui bellezze etterne,
e l’occhio vostro pur a terra mira. —

Heaven calls to you and turns its splendid rings,
showing you beauties that can never die,
yet you gaze on the earth and earthly things.

Dante, Purgatorio 14.148-150

tagged: truth  words  purgatorio  dante  italian  
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tylerknott:

Just a heads up that @two_wings still has some of my Daily Haiku of Love tea bags on sale and All proceeds go to charity! You can order through @two_wings 2014 Show Your Love campaign and order online and with every order you are directly helping survivors of sex trafficking. What a gift. Go follow @two_wings and snag some rad Valentines presents in the process.
#tylerknott #twowings

this sounds amazing.  order yours!

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Nessun tuo passo caggia. —

Virgil, leading Dante up the mountain of Purgatory, Purgatorio 4.37

"No step of thine descend" or "Never retreat a single step."

Feb 03
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Song: Never Quite Free
Artist: The Mountain Goats
Album: All Eternals Deck

razairazerci:

The Mountain Goats — Never Quite Free
It’s so good to learn that right outside your window
There’s only friendly fields and open roads
And you’ll sleep better when you think you’ve stepped back from the brink
And found some peace inside yourself, laid down your heavy load

It gets alright to dream at night
Believe in solid skies and slate-blue earth below
But when you see him, you’ll know

It’s okay to find the faith to saunter forward
With no fear of shadows spreading where you stand
And you’ll breathe easier just knowing that the worst is all behind you
And the waves that tossed the raft all night have set you on dry land

It gets okay to praise the day
Believe in sheltering skies and stable earth beneath
But hear his breath come through his teeth

Walk by faith
Tell no one what you’ve seen

It’s so good to learn that from right here the view goes on forever
And you’ll never want for comfort and you’ll never be alone
See the sunset turning red, let all be quiet in your head
And look about, all the stars are coming out

They shine like steel swords
Wish me well where I go
But when you see me, you’ll know

…guys i think this is my favorite song

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sunset in audobon park

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swan in audobon park

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guys

beyonce is shutting down muriel’s in jackson square tonight to throw a party for her mom

bEYONCE IS LIKE 10 MINUTES FROM ME

I WAS GOING TO THE FRENCH QUARTER ANYWAYS TONIGHT

W H A T  I F  I  M E E T  B E Y O N C E

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