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Transfiguration and Discipleship: A Sermon for the Last Sunday after the Epiphany, 2018

As most of you know, last week I was on a silent retreat at the monastery of the Society for St. John the Evangelist in Cambridge, MA. 1,624 more words


Variations on a Theme of Conscious Community

In celebration of the super moon-blue moon-blood moon-eclipse Wednesday, a healing music center in T or C invited a large circle of like-minded souls to dance and drum. 649 more words

Behind The Stories: Inspirations And Encounters

Deep Peace

John Rutter’s setting of the Gaelic blessing, “Deep Peace” is playing in the background. I have finished some writing, some house cleaning, put away the laundry and reviewed my calendar for the week… and have a few moments to just sit and Be. 355 more words

Words Of Faith

Good Riddance, 2017!

I originally intended to bash 2017 like many others have because, well, it hasn’t been the most positive of years in our modern history. But the more I reflected on it, the more I realized we all needed a 2017. 2,144 more words

Cross-posted: In the Quiet

Posted over at RevGalBlogPals:

in this waiting,
we stand in the silence,
surrounded by the faithful of today.
And the saints of old, 92 more words


How silently, how silently...

My day at Dayspring Retreat Center was, again, full of beauty, stillness and peace. I forget  how much I enjoy the time in silence. The Divine speaks so loudly through Creation! 132 more words