Vive la Résistance!

My latest column has been published on Patheos: A Contemplative Revolution. It's building off of a comment I made at the Wild Goose Festival: that contemplation is like the French Resistance during World War II. That, in turn, is an homage to the French origins on the Cistercian order: but it also speaks to the challenge of living as a contemplative in a not-very-quiet world. Of course, the problems of our world go far deeper than just the decibel level, and so  this article is a bit more … [Read more...]