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Tag Archives: awareness

Judaism: Hasidic Mystics: Weekly Summary

God is not only the creator of earth and heaven. God is also the One who created delight and joy. Continue Reading Judaism: Hasidic Mystics: Weekly Summary

Silence Is Preferable

Silence is at the very foundation of all reality. Continue Reading Silence Is Preferable

Emotional Sobriety: Weekly Summary

The goal of the Twelve Steps is to become a spiritually awakened person. Continue Reading Emotional Sobriety: Weekly Summary

An Enormous Freedom

Emotional sobriety is the same as detachment from our own ideas of happiness. Continue Reading An Enormous Freedom

A Riverbed of Mercy

God-in-us is a riverbed of mercy that underlies all the flotsam and jetsam that flows over it and soon passes away. Continue Reading A Riverbed of Mercy

Intimacy: Weekly Summary

The big and hidden secret is this: an infinite God seeks and desires intimacy with the human soul. Continue Reading Intimacy: Weekly Summary

A Prayerful Stance

Humanity consistently has to face the problem of unity and diversity. Continue Reading A Prayerful Stance

A Part of Nature

In the contemplation of the earth, I know that I am surrounded by the love of God. Continue Reading A Part of Nature

Devotion: Weekly Summary

To give assent in my mind to the thought of being loving—this is crystal clear. But I want to be more loving in my heart! Continue Reading Devotion: Weekly Summary

Inner Authority

Carl Jung Inner Authority Sunday, November 21, 2021 Father Richard often credits the Swiss psychotherapist Carl Gustav Jung (1875–1961) as one of his primary teachers, who greatly influenced his understanding of the human psyche, religion, and theology. I first read Jung’s work in college, and again and again he would offer concepts that I knew… Continue Reading Inner Authority

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