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Soul & Spirit

Our Father in the Sky

When I was nineteen, I was a novice in a Catholic religious order. That means I spent a year focused on the spiritual life—learning to meditate, reading only about spirituality, studying prayer and ritual. Every morning fifteen minutes of spiritual reading was built into the schedule, and for a few months I decided to read [Read More...]

Field Notes on Living

Thrown Back

Perhaps falling in love with the world is the bravest thing we can do.

Holy Rover

River of Grace

Susan Bailey's River of Grace tells of finding solace and inspiration in kayaking the rivers near her home after a series of losses. Gliding along these waterways becomes the central metaphor for this lovely book about finding grace in hard times.

Companions on the Journey

Celtic Spirituality 101 – Before the Time of Christ

In Gaelic the “Caol Áit” or Thin Place is a location/time where the veil between the mystical and the mundane, between the sacred and the secular is diaphanous. For the Celts these were entry points into other dimensions. Learn more about Celtic spirituality in part one of a three-essay series from Father Seán ÓLaoire.


Seeing with the Eyes of the Heart: A Guided Meditation with Images
By Christine Valters Paintner