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I’ll Meet You There

Today’s post is by Tilden Edwards Out beyond ideas of wrongdoing and rightdoing, there is a field. I’ll meet you there. When the soul lies down in that grass, the world is too full to talk about. Ideas, language, even the phrase each other doesn’t make any sense.  ~Rumi, in “Open Secret: Versions of Rumi” […]

All that is necessary is
to have a soul united within itself.

~Martin Buber

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We are all meant to be mothers of God.
God is always needing to be born.

~Meister Eckhart

 

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Another name for God is surprise.

~Brother David Steindl-Rast

I live in widening circles
That reach out across the world.

~Rainer Maria Rilke

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Categories: Community, Nature and spirituality, and Non-duality. Tags: rilke. Formats: Monday Moment and Quote. Interest Areas: Monday Moments.

Mystery Taking Shape: Creativity and Contemplative Leadership

by Ann Dean The most visible creators I know are those whose medium is life itself… Their medium is being.  ~Frederick Franck Contemplation is often defined as simple open presence, continually renewed immediacy, and direct awareness of what is. These are good phrases that describe our intent. Yet when we take the adjective “contemplative” and put […]

Everybody can love in the place where they are.
We can all add our share of love without leaving the room.

~Helen Nearing

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Categories: Love and Non-duality. Formats: Monday Moment and Quote. Interest Areas: Monday Moments.

Deep Interconnection in this Election Season

by Patience Robbins, excerpted from a Wednesday Election Guided Prayer Session (in November eNews) “Teach your children what we have taught our children, that the Earth is our mother, this we know. The Earth does not belong to us. We belong to the Earth. This we know. All things are connected, like the blood which unites […]

The traveler, the journey, and the goal are all one.

~Llewelyn Vaughn-Lee

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Categories: Nature and spirituality and Non-duality. Tags: llewelyn vaughn-lee, nature, and path. Formats: Monday Moment and Quote. Interest Areas: Monday Moments.

Holy Ground

Today’s post is by Trish Stefanik Reflecting on contemplative living, I am struck by how my understanding of “holiness” has changed over the years. Not surprisingly, stirred in the mixing bowl of religious populism and American myth, I was shaped by a notion of holiness that was something I could possess and, of course, feel […]