Saturday, July 31, 2010

A Rumi poem about Jesus

via Sufi Reading of Jesus' Teaching Parables:

I called through your door,
"The mystics are gathering
in the street. Come out!"

you say: "Leave me alone.
I'm sick."

"I don't care if you're dead!"
Jesus is here, and he wants
to resurrect somebody!"

- Jelaluddin Rumi