Consider the Lilies of the Field —

Consider the lilies of the field, how they grow;

they toil not, neither do they spin;

And yet I say unto you that even Solomon in all his glory

Was not arrayed like one of these.

Luke 12

Not lilies, as we think of florist cases filled with hothouse Easter lilies or star-gazer lilies; no, these are wind anemones growing in Greece, and they are now considered to be the Biblical originals of the gift of beauty given to us free, simply for the looking —

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2 Responses to Consider the Lilies of the Field —

  1. Stef says:

    It’s amazing what one can find “for free” when one really is free…

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