If you are looking for a way to enter into Lent and deepen your focus on God, perhaps you might find this online resource beneficial. I received this by way of Contemplative Outreach’s online newsletter, and pass it on here to you. 245 more words
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The word of God on high is the fountain of wisdom
and her ways are everlasting.
To whom has wisdom’s root been revealed?
Who knows her subtleties? 148 more words
The disciples had forgotten to bring bread,
and they had only one loaf with them in the boat.
Jesus enjoined them, ‘Watch out,
guard against the leaven of the Pharisees… 321 more words
Recently published by Shambhala, are two very useful new resources for those exploring contemplative and meditative practices.
Cynthia Bourgeault, a sage presence and protege of Father Thomas Keating, and Ken Wilber, a burning bush of wisdom, light and love for decades, have both increased the wattage of insight on the spiritual practice of contemplative prayer and meditation. 286 more words
“The Pharisees came forward and began to argue with Jesus,
seeking from him a sign from heaven to test him.
He sighed from the depth of his spirit and said, 301 more words