We Have Questions
When I consider your heavens, the work of your fingers,Psalm 8:4-5
the moon and the stars you have set in their courses,
what is man that you should be mindful of him?
Digging deep into a pocket of nothingness,
the Webb Space Telescope uncovers
new stars and new pockets of nothingness.
We assume something is there. Nothingness
is a placeholder word for things undiscovered.
What about, we ask, the end of time?
Logically, a beginning, middle, and end
affects all things, including time
we are told—my personal time and Time
itself. What happens when we reach the end?
Is nothingness just another placeholder?
Dare we assume there is something more?
First Sunday after Pentecost: Trinity Sunday
June 4, 2023