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Facing My Own Attachment to Separation

When I take seriously the interconnected web of all existence, when I begin to try to experience it, I also come face to face with my own attachment to separation. 667 more words

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i tried to give you everything.

the best,

first-fruits,

unadulterated devotion.

i was never

quite

good enough for you,

was i?

offensive to the core… 37 more words

Poetry

take note

i left my body on the floor trying to escape and run and runandrunandrunandrun

away,

to where you are, but

i should have known (runandrunandrunandrun) 74 more words

Poetry

Wrestling with God

Hi everyone, Rob here. On Sunday evening a group of us gathered to pray through the Easter story. As I read out the gospel accounts I was struck afresh by the fact that Jesus… 754 more words

God Is a Verb

The Jewish mystics suggest that God is a verb. Instead of thinking of God as a being, we might think of it as Be-ing. Instead of using the word God, we might use the verb, God-ing. 413 more words

Spirituality

Everything Is God, God Is Everything

In the Buddhist tradition, there is not much discussion about God—in fact, Buddhism has been called a religion without a God. But more to the point, the Buddha was said to regard such questions as irrelevant. 393 more words

Spirituality

Our Own Life and the Life of the Universe Are One

In many posts on this blog, I have been exploring the concept of God. I hope to help us to move past old rigid images of the big man in the sky with a beard and white robe, the judge, the king, these all too human inventions that people have created in the quest for understanding, or often, in the quest for power. 439 more words

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