REFLECTIONS ON THE SPIRITUAL LIFE
June 5, 2017
Soul is the most common translation of the Hebrew word nephesh and the Greek word psyche. The biblical meanings of these concepts are richly varied. In...
May 31, 2017
In its broadest terms, we can think of Christian meditation as a way of calming our minds and hearts to offer the least resistance to the graced event...
February 11, 2017
Since my first article on spiritual abuse, I have been surprised and saddened by just how many people have contacted me who have experienced forms of s...
February 10, 2017
In my earlier article on The Spiritual Life and our Shadow, I describe the Jungian under-standing of how we learn, from early childhood, to suppress as...
January 30, 2017
In today's Western world, there can be a marked separation between spirituality and religion. Public opinion now privileges 'spirituality' above 'relig...
October 29, 2016
In my earlier post on Spiritual Landscapes I describe the contemplative places where our inner and outer spiritual journeying can come together, and in...
September 30, 2016
In my earlier article on
Struggling with Prayer: A Psychological Perspective, I looked at ways we can unconsciously resist the change prayer can start...
September 8, 2016
A labyrinth is an ancient symbol that relates to wholeness. It combines the imagery of the circle and the spiral into a meandering but purposeful path....
July 26, 2016
As explored in my earlier article, Cultivating Compassion is seen as embodying a divine quality that brings us closer to our true selves in God. Wisdom...
July 25, 2016
Most spiritual paths teach that we come close to God when we 'walk in God's ways' - that is when we embody the divine quality of compassion. In the mi...
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September 20, 2015
March 12, 2015
Spiritual Life and Our Shadow
Accreditation for Spiritual Directors?
November 2, 2017
Working with Our Dreams in the Spiritual Life Part II
September 14, 2017
Symbolic Life & the Spiritual Path
September 13, 2017
Working with our Dreams in the Spiritual Life Part I
Spiritual Life & Our Dreams
September 11, 2017