26Nov November Sings the Blues

Here are some sentences taken from a poetic image-filled November-Advent reflection from the Sojourners website, by Catherine Woodiwiss.
Padraig McCarthy

26Nov 26th November. Wednesday of Week 34.

By your endurance you will gain your souls: The Greek for endurance (hypomoné) is like our modern "hanging in there" and reflects an inner attitude of perseverance, consistency, not giving it. In hard times we must continue in our loyalty to God.. It has a nice ring in the Latin translation of Saint Jerome: in patientia vestra possidebitis animas vestras..