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“The Old Testament is this vault which rises in a single rib, in a single groin, and the New Testament is the same rib that returns […]. And the keystone of this mystic vault is Jesus.”–Charles Péguy The windows that exclude weather and let in the light are the doctors who stand against the storms of […]
Read more "The Law of Psychology And Metaphysics — Simply Etta"
Review the events of the day, very briefly, before retiring. Keep a good sense of humour even if you lose your shirt. Hear the other side before you judge. Don’t cry over split milk. Learn to do one thing as well as anyone on earth can do it. Use your company manners on your family. […]
For all who struggle for restorative, social justice, climate change, equality in our world, we find ourselves reflecting this time of the year on our past; we find we might spend a tad more time in meditation and contemplation, we think of how the new year can be different, we HOPE. The struggle with HOPE […]Read more "Does our Hope get in the way of True Hope?"
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* The beyond makes it’s base seem unreal. * The seed for the tree is an impossible memory. * Accurate notions of self annihilate death. * The self beyond self fears not its dissolution. * The self returning is formless as a half-remembered dream. * Only the memory possesses form. * Vertical ascent is timeless.
As human beings, we need to feel valuable and worthwhile, which prevents us from sliding into deceptiveness and dishonesty. Think, meditate, reflect on ways you can help others besides yourself feel valuable and worthwhile. Maybe we can change the world? I believe the act of change requires some degree of reflecting, contemplation, etc. Thomas Merton […]Read more "Contemplation"
Read more "What Can We Learn From Aristotle? — Classical Education Matters"
“Happiness is the meaning and the purpose of life, the whole aim and end of human existence.” – Aristotle Aristotle (384-322) is among the most influential philosophers in human history, often considered with Plato to be the “father of Western Philosophy.” Aristotle was interested in moral and ethical philosophy concerning the good life. He taught and practiced […]
A moment of silence for the world as we leave the darkness and enter into the light Click here for more information HomeRead more "Global minute of silence"