Category Archives: Religion – Anglican

Thoroughly modern Patricia A. Bow


Pat, as her siblings point out “was the quietest of the “magnificent seven”. She possessed a determined yet calm quality. She was an introverted person and hated being the centre of attention. Yes, she was very sensitive and a deep … Continue reading

Posted in Bow, Patricia A., Family, Grief, Marriage, Religion - Anglican | Leave a comment

Thoughts on The Gospel of Thomas


There is debate on when the Nag Hammadi Gospel of Thomas was written. Some scholars date it as early as 50 AD which would make it earlier than Mark written around 65 to 70 AD. The majority date it to … Continue reading

Posted in Gospel of Thomas, heaven, Religion, Religion - Anglican | Leave a comment

A dream of beloved spouse dying…


You don’t ever get over the loss of a beloved spouse; it will not all be resolved with time. Healthy adults tend to grieve for a long time. You begin to reconcile yourself to living with the grief and are … Continue reading

Posted in Bow, Patricia A., Family, Grief, heaven, Marriage, Religion, Religion - Anglican | Leave a comment

Communication in Marriage


I was thinking about how Pat and I communicated. I realized a lot of it was not in words, we often communicated with a look, touch or thought across a crowded room as in Tai Chi class. I think that … Continue reading

Posted in Bow, Patricia A., Family, Grief, heaven, Marriage, Poetry, Religion, Religion - Anglican | Leave a comment

Blessed are those who mourn …


The thing about losing Pat after 48 years of marriage is that every feeling, thought and moment has been intertwined for so long that I no longer remember who I was before marrying her. I know I was a lonely … Continue reading

Posted in Bow, Patricia A., Family, Grief, Marriage, Religion - Anglican | 1 Comment

“My beloved Eric will join me ”- re-awaking to Patricia


Our souls communicate with other souls naturally. When you meet your soulmate, you feel instant love as I did on that first date with Patricia. I felt there was something special between us. That is because we were tied together … Continue reading

Posted in Bow, Patricia A., Family, Grief, heaven, Marriage, Religion, Religion - Anglican, Trinity | Leave a comment

In rememberance of my departed spouse


Do this in remembrance of me. Well I do many things in remembrance of my departed spouse, Patricia. I think everybody wants to be remembered. That’s why they keep dairies. I keep the house pretty much as it was before … Continue reading

Posted in Bow, Patricia A., Family, Grief, heaven, Marriage, Poetry, Religion, Religion - Anglican, Trinity, Uncategorized | Leave a comment