Amen. Amen. Amen. Shantih. Shantih. Shantih. -----Original Message----- From: Rickard A. Parker [mailto:[log in to unmask]] Sent: Wednesday, February 25, 2004 4:57 AM To: [log in to unmask] Subject: Ash Wednesday If the lost word is lost, if the spent word is spent If the unheard, unspoken Word is unspoken, unheard; Still is the unspoken word, the Word unheard, The Word without a word, the Word within The world and for the world; And the light shone in darkness and Against the Word the unstilled world still whirled About the centre of the silent Word.