God is known – In a flash of vision which opens a door to Eternity
The following story is taken from a little collection called In a flash of vision, written by Sr Ishpriya.
Sr Ishpriya is an English Catholic Sacred Heart sister who, many years ago, went to live in India and there lives out her religious vocation, drawing on the practices and insights of the Indian spiritual traditions which enhance and deepen her living of her own Catholic Christian tradition. This is a beautifully poignant account of something which touched her deeply and which, in its tenderness and simplicity, most surely gives us a glimpse of Eternity.
“The early morning express train from Pune to Bombay pulled into the station at Lonavala. The tension and tiredness etched on the faces of the daily commuters to the city, seemed to incite the frenzied activity of the coolies and the chai-walas making their uneven ways among the jostling crowds on the platform…
Ms Kerry McCullough
Spirituality and Liturgy Coordinator