cloud of Unknowing 52 The fruits of contemplation

For a true contemplative may share with no other creature the love he owes to God. Moreover, in contemplation the second and subsidiary command of charity is also completely fulfilled. The fruits of contemplation bear witness to this even though during the actual time of prayer the skilled contemplative has no special regard for any person in particular, whether brother or stranger, friend or enemy. mythoughts, thoughtsofgod, thoughts of God, David Reese

For a true contemplative may share with no other creature the love he owes to God. Moreover, in contemplation the second and subsidiary command of charity is also completely fulfilled. The fruits of contemplation bear witness to this even though during the actual time of prayer the skilled contemplative has no special regard for any person in particular, whether brother or stranger, friend or enemy. mythoughts, thoughtsofgod, thoughts of God, David Reese

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