In Praise of George Ellis: 3 Haiku on Kenosis

George Ellis – South African, Quaker, peacemaker, Templeton Prize Winner for Progress in Spiritual Realities, and theoretical cosmologist who advances the idea that the very nature of the universe is self-emptying, self-sacrificing love or kenosis.


woman emptying womb

fragment of the Big Bang

the first morning calm


African eagle

plucked feathers before Black Hawks

food of forgiveness


in cells between cells

cliffs deeper than of Moher

broken cells voiding


by: Desertfish

Image credit: NASA


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