Tag Archives: Thomas Keating

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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The Journey of Awakening to Mystical Oneness

  Awakening to Mystical Oneness Note: Play back the above music video, and then continue reading below with the music playing in the background. When you awaken to Oneness and personally experience the absolute reality that God is within you as your … Continue reading

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Up Close with Abbot Thomas Keating

  The following two-part video contains a rare interview where Abbot Thomas Keating talks about his personal background and the mystical transformation he went through prior to entering the religious life.  The interview covers many other things that relate to … Continue reading

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No Reality to Darkness, Despite “Darkest Just Before the Dawn”

  I am posting and sharing a recent e-mail response I made to an online article published by Llewellyn Vaughan-Lee, Sufi teacher and founder of the Golden Sufi Center.  His article is titled “Witnessing the End of an Era.”  You … Continue reading

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How “The Mystical Path” Came To Be

  A dear friend, Grace, emailed me earlier, as follows: Dear Marc, I started to read your blog. It is so rich and informative. I wonder when you had the time to do all that. I shall go through each … Continue reading

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