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Tag Archives: vision

Our Unique Path to Action

Can there be a form of contemplation that is at once stillness and movement? Continue Reading Our Unique Path to Action

Expanding Our Vision: Weekly Summary

An ethical and moral life is about letting go of indifference and learning how to see. Continue Reading Expanding Our Vision: Weekly Summary

Third-Eye Seeing

“Us-and-them” seeing is the foundation of almost all suffering and violence in the world. Continue Reading Third-Eye Seeing

What Is It We Cannot See?

This is the pressing question of every age: What is it that we cannot see? Continue Reading What Is It We Cannot See?

Waiting for Things to Unfold

What is being asked of us in this moment is patient attention; a willingness to slow down, listen, and look. Continue Reading Waiting for Things to Unfold

Seeing Jesus Again

Somehow staying Christian is about staying in and with and through Jesus. Jesus has everything to do with it. Continue Reading Seeing Jesus Again

Seeing All the Things

A spiritual life is supposed to help us see better. Continue Reading Seeing All the Things

Ever-Widening Circles

There is Big Truth in this universe, and it certainly isn’t mine. Continue Reading Ever-Widening Circles

The Dance of Life

Contemplating Creation The Dance of Life Monday, October 11, 2021 Indigenous People’s Day Father Richard views Francis of Assisi (1182–1226) as a prime example of someone who discovered within himself the universal connectedness of creation. Francis addressed animals and nature as spiritual beings who are part of reality’s harmony. [1] Today, we share wisdom about… Continue Reading The Dance of Life

A Time of Unveiling

Apocalyptic Hope A Time of Unveiling Sunday, April 25, 2021 I believe this past year has been an apocalyptic time, though not necessarily in the way we might think. When the CAC staff first started speaking with me in the fall of 2020 about potential themes for the 2021 Daily Meditations, we were about seven… Continue Reading A Time of Unveiling

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