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Touched by the Spirit?

“Who touched me?” and “Whom have I touched?” or perhaps, more importantly…“How have I been touched and how will I touch others?”

It is interesting how the air can suddenly be sucked out of a room by the action or reaction of an individual. 687 more words

Contemplation

OUR GREAT DIALECTIC – between the dictatorship of non-desire and the tyranny of want

20th century literature produced two antithetical prophecies of the technological world we have today: George Orwell’s 1984 with its Big Brother and the Brave New World of Aldous Huxley. 738 more words

Philosophy

On Self and World: "They Could Never Be There What They Are Here"

What is your understanding of self? What is your understanding of the strength of relatedness between self and the world that the self finds itself dwelling in?   602 more words

Insights

Binary Metaphysics and the World Will

If the Information Age is to be remembered, it may very well be for its affirmation of the binary nature of the cosmos – that the essence of everything is a 0I0II0 process of information accumulation. 657 more words

Philosophy

HOW TO KEEP YOUR CHILD SAFER, WHEN OUT AND ABOUT ...

When you have an autistic child, who perhaps has very little language, does not perceive danger in the same way other children do, or completely misunderstands the social idea of staying close, when out and about … it can become very difficult.   251 more words

BEING IN THE WORLD

Hitting the Pause Button...

“We need to find God, and he cannot be found in noise and restlessness. God is the friend of silence. See how nature – trees, flowers, grass- grows in silence; see the stars, the moon and the sun, how they move in silence…We need silence to be able to touch souls.” – Mother Teresa…

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Contemplation