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As God deepens in us, appreciation of life in God naturally flows.

~Tilden Edwards

Prayer is inner resonance and a capacity for mutuality.

~Richard Rohr

Breathe and let be.

~Jon Kabat-Zinn

Categories: Contemplative Living, Continuous Prayer, and Self Compassion. Tags: breath and breathe. Formats: Monday Moment and Quote. Interest Areas: Monday Moments.

Deepening Our Ability to Hear

Today’s post is by Mary van Balen Scripture provides no definite age for Samuel at the time of his call. He is called “a boy.” Yet even at this young age, Samuel paid attention. His heart was “awake” even as he slept. One night, in the shrine at Shiloh where he lived under the care of […]

January 01, 2018 by Mary van Balen
Categories: Contemplative Living, Contemplative Spirituality, Continuous Prayer, and Prayer. Tags: Samuel. Formats: Article and Friday Blog. Interest Areas: Friday Blog.

All your talk is worthless when compared to one whisper of the Beloved.

~Rumi

Categories: Contemplative Spirituality and Continuous Prayer. Tags: rumi. Formats: Monday Moment and Quote. Interest Areas: Monday Moments.

Let God be God in you.

~Meister Eckhart

Categories: Continuous Prayer and Prayer. Formats: Monday Moment and Quote. Interest Areas: Monday Moments.

When We Listen to the Bell

Today’s post is by Bryan Berghoef My first introduction to a meditation bell or singing bowl was at my first Shalem staff meeting over four years ago. I clearly remember hearing it ring out—the warm vibrations had an immediate calming influence. It seemed the obvious and natural way to lead us into silence, even though […]

Maybe, sometimes,
in the midst of things going terribly wrong,
something is going just right.

~Gerald May

 

Categories: Continuous Prayer, Loss, Prayer, and Self Compassion. Tags: Gerald May and Jerry May. Formats: Monday Moment and Quote. Interest Areas: Monday Moments.

For prayer is nothing else
than being on terms of friendship with God.

~Teresa of Ávila

Categories: Continuous Prayer, Non-duality, and Prayer. Tags: Friendship, God, prayer, and teresa of avila. Formats: Monday Moment and Quote. Interest Areas: Monday Moments.

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

~Martin Buber

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