'The whole world is asleep, and God, so full of goodness,
so great, so worthy of all praise - no one is thinking of Him!
See, nature praises Him,
and man ... who ought to praise Him, sleeps!
Let us go and wake up the universe... and sing His praises.'
Blessed Mariam Baourdy
Painting: Farquharson Joseph, Southland Hills, in US public domain due to age