of the time: a concern rooted deeply in Christianity. This was more than mere surface piety: it was a faith that moved people like [Adelaide] Procter to help those in need while also expressing her faith through her art.
Procter deserves to be read today, so I thought I'd share two poems: one important, and one seasonal. Here's one of Procter's Christmas poems:
A Christmas Carol
from Patheos: Adelaide Procter: Catholic Poet