Hildegard von Bingen

Columba aspexit / Sequence for Saint Maximin

Columba aspexit / Sequence for Saint Maximin

Columba aspexit / Sequence for Saint Maximin A dove gazed in through a latticed window: there balm rained down on her face, raining from lucent Maximin. The heat of the sun blazed out to irradiate the dark: a bud burst open, jewel-like, in the temple of the heart (limpid and kind his heart). A tower... »