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Develop Your Awareness of God-Presence

Whether for the purpose of a contemplation sitting or at any other time, remember to acknowledge, invoke and invite the Spirit of God within you to come forth from within to fill your awareness and life with the experience of … Continue reading

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It Starts with a Question

Do you have a question about spirituality, life, God, the universe, religion, scriptures, purpose, meaning, etc., on life’s major or minor spiritual themes that do not seem to make sense to you or to your scheme of life in this world? … Continue reading

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Remembering Truth

The life you and I live is God-Life. God-Life is the only life there is because God is the only being and existence there is.  So, the life we are living is God-Life. This life of God is our life … Continue reading

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The Evil That Men Do

The evil that men do lives after them; The good is oft interred with their bones. — William Shakespeare —                               (from “Julius Caesar”)                                   How much evil can a man do? How much evil can a man be? After all has … Continue reading

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Love Conquers the Human Heart

These are heartwarming true stories of two dogs, Arthur and Gobi, who captured and conquered the human heart. ARTHUR [Acknowledgment to ESPN for publishing the video on YouTube.] GOBI [Acknowledgment to WalrusRider for publishing the video on YouTube.] On the … Continue reading

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The Path in Autumn

Once again, it is that magical golden time of the year when the spiritual journey takes us through the autumnal season of transformation and letting go. This is The Mystical Path in autumn. The path is now strewn with the … Continue reading

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The Four Consents

In his Spiritual Journey series of retreat conference lectures, Fr. Keating speaks of four (4) “consents” that an individual is expected to make at certain stages of life, in order to develop fully into a spiritually mature human person. [The … Continue reading

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A Contemplative Conversation

The following is a compilation of dialogues I had with someone over the recent weeks. The compilation was made by that person, who decided to put together the substantive portions of the spiritual conversations we had. In his own words: … Continue reading

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Grace and Healing as Fruitage

Grace and healing are the fruitage of our meditation practice. (Enhance your reading experience; let the music below play in the background as you read.) [Acknowledgement to SoundCloud user252443097 from San Jose, Costa Rica, for the music.] A life of … Continue reading

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Who is my neighbor?

Who is my neighbor? That question first confronted Audrey, a mother of three children. The same question later confronted her friend Tisha Beauchmin, herself a mother of five, and Tisha’s husband, Kevin. Then, the question finally confronted the larger community … Continue reading

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