“Our God is a consuming fire.” – Hebrews 12:29
Love, Pure Love
is a Consuming Fire.
Fire consumes all that is not fire.
It devours completely,
assimilating every worthy element
and transforming it into itself.
Nothing of what was remains.
What remains is nothingness.
Thus is Love,
consuming all that is not Love,
annihilating all lesser loves.
Some vanish as droplets before they are touched.
Some burn slowly and suffer violence,
their torture observed as through bars
until they too are digested, destroyed.
Only Love is inexorable.
Only Love endures.
The Unquenchable Fire that quenches all
and is All.