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Entering the Dark Wood

Two Halves of Life: Week 1 Entering the Dark Wood Monday, June 13, 2016 The mystics of all the great religions, along with classic literature like Homer’s Odyssey, intuited that life was a journey involving completion of a first half and transition to a second half, sometimes called “a further journey.” Yet most of us… Continue Reading Entering the Dark Wood

The Soul’s Objective Union with God

Scripture: Week 2 The Soul’s Objective Union with God Wednesday, March 2, 2016 “Let us create humanity in our own image, in the likeness of ourselves.” —Genesis 1:26 The Genesis story of the Judeo-Christian tradition is really quite extraordinary. It says that we were created in the very “image and likeness” of God, proceeding from… Continue Reading The Soul’s Objective Union with God

Order, Disorder, Reorder

Scripture: Week 1 Order, Disorder, Reorder Tuesday, February 23, 2016 The Bible reveals the development of human consciousness and human readiness for a Divine Love Affair. The differences between earlier and later Scriptures clearly show an evolution of human capacity, comprehension, and depth of experience. Jesus, for me, represents the mature image of what God… Continue Reading Order, Disorder, Reorder

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