Quote for the Day

God loves without limit and this puts a loving person most securely at peace. — Blessed John Ruusbroec, The Spiritual Espousals … [Read more...]

“…the Vision of Ultimate Reality as Unconditional Love…”

This little video will give you some insight into why I like to hang out with monks. It features Fr. Thomas Keating, OCSO, speaking at an Integral Contemplative Christianity Conference put on by Ken Wilber's Integral Institute.If you have a few minutes, head on over to Youtube: there's more of Keating there for the watching. … [Read more...]

Quote for the Day

In a far-off land the LORD will manifest himself to them. He will say to them, "I have loved you with an everlasting love. That is why I have continued to be faithful to you." — Jeremiah 31:3 (New English Translation) … [Read more...]


Here are two of my favorite verses in the Hebrew scriptures: Delight yourself in the LORD and he will give you the desires of your heart. — Psalm 37:4The LORD your God is with you, he is mighty to save. He will take great delight in you, he will quiet you with his love, he will rejoice over you with singing. — Zephaniah 3:17 I don't know about you, but in all my experience growing up in a stick-in-the-mud Lutheran Church no one ever suggested to me that spirituality is all about God taking del … [Read more...]