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The Contemplative Companion for Tuesday, June 30, 2015

“Search me, O God, and try me;
test my soul and my heart.
For your mercy is before my eyes,
and I walk in your truth.” 145 more words

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The Contemplative Companion for Monday, June 29, 2015

“Taste and see how good the Lord is; blessed are those who takes refuge in the Lord.”  – Psalm 34.9

Inwardness is a way of being that draws blessings. 71 more words

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The Contemplative Companion for Friday, June 26, 2015

“When Abram was ninety-nine years old, God appeared to him and said: “I am God the Almighty.
Walk in my presence and be blameless.” – Genesis 17.1… 54 more words

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The Contemplative Companion for Thursday, June 25, 2015

“Jesus said to his disciples: “Not everyone who says to me, ‘Lord, Lord,’ will enter the Kingdom of heaven, but only the one who does the will of my Father in heaven.” 49 more words

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A History of Silence - By Professor Diarmaid MacCulloch

I recently came across this fantastic book  on the history of Silence, by Oxford professor Diarmaid MacCulloch.  You can also watch the Gifford Lectures, for which the book was originally written.

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The Contemplative Companion for Thursday, June 24, 2015

“Jesus said to his disciples: “Not everyone who says to me, ‘Lord, Lord,’ will enter the Kingdom of heaven, but only the one who does the will of my Father in heaven.” 49 more words

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The Contemplative Companion for Tuesday, June 23, 2015

“Do to others whatever you would have them do to you. This is the Law and the Prophets.” – Matthew 7.12

I see the importance of this law of love more clearly after hurting others, with my commissions and omissions. 31 more words

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