Gift of the Universe

Gift of the Universe

Astrophysicist Dr. Neil DeGrasse Tyson was asked in an interview with TIME magazine, "What is the most astounding fact you can share with us about the Universe?" Here is his…Read more
Illness is the bow

Illness is the bow

When healing is the target Illness is the bow. What is a bow but a device for the transfer of energy? Likewise an illness. Properly used, an illness turns an…Read more
Forgiveness

Forgiveness

To be able to forgive your enemies can make a difference to one's spiritual progress. This is crucial. It is one of the most important things. It can change one's…Read more
Carrying on

Carrying on

"Jacob, where do you find the strength to carry on in life?" "Life is often heavy only because we attempt to carry it," said Jacob. "But, I do find a…Read more
Be Kind

Be Kind

 Ian McClaren (pen name of Scotsman Rev. John Watson) late 19th centuryRead more
Breathe into me

Breathe into me

At night I open the window and ask the moon to come and press its face against mine. Breathe into me. Close the language-door and open the love-window. The moon…Read more
Peace the path

Peace the path

O God, you have prepared in peace the path I must follow today. Help me to walk on that path. If I speak, remove lies from my lips. If I…Read more
Open to the mystery

Open to the mystery

Gentle me, Holy One, into an unclenched moment, a deep breath, a letting go of heavy experiences, of shriveling anxieties, of dead certainties, that, softened by the silence, surrounded by…Read more
Healing power of love

Healing power of love

The healing power of love does not belong to any religion. It is not Christian, or Jewish, or Buddhist or Hindu. It is not exclusive or protective of itself. It…Read more
Letting go

Letting go

Gentle me, Holy One, into an unclenched moment, a deep breath, a letting go of heavy experiences, of shriveling anxieties, of dead certainties, that, softened by the silence, surrounded by…Read more