Achilles & Aristotle
I think I increasingly knew this; but sometimes you need someone to express it clearly for you. Thich Nhat Hahn quoting Tolstoy does the job: … 621 more words
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Matterofprayer: A Year of Everyday Prayers – Thursday, January 26, 2017
Pray in the Here and Now.
It’s a challenging thing to calm yourself, slow down, sit and compose yourself for prayer and meditation. 246 more words
1 month, 3 weeks ago
Matterofprayer: A Year of Everyday Prayers – Tuesday, January 24, 2017
Pray Like a Show-off.
There are many, many books on prayer and meditation, from any number of faith traditions and religious orientations, both modern and ancient. 448 more words
1 month, 4 weeks ago
The Hopefully Skeptical Dad
Check out what we found as my wife and I were getting ready to climb in bed.
Oh, the things no one tells you when thinking about parenthood. 345 more words
2 months, 1 week ago
Timirí Éamainn Rís
3 months, 2 weeks ago
We are here to awaken from our illusion of separateness. Thich Nhat Hanh
Who is this person writing these words on this page? Words that were first a series of ten-minute writes, from a week, maybe much longer, of writing and thoughts. 435 more words
Faith is not something to grasp, it is a state to grow into. ~Mahatma Gandhi
Just like meditating in happy times strengthens us for meditating in challenging times, having faith is reliant on every day practice. 102 more words
4 months ago