Divine proximity

Nah ist
Und schwer zu fassen der Gott.
Wo aber Gefahr ist, wächst
Das Rettende auch.

– Friedrich Hölderlin (beginning of Patmos)

God is
Near and hard to grasp.
But where there is danger
Rescue will rise.

(translated by Johannes Beilharz)

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I wish to remain clear of details. My words shall lift the veil.
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