REFLECTIONS ON THE SPIRITUAL LIFE
July 31, 2017
I was recently at a wonderful workshop for spiritual directors run by Pádraig Ó Tuama leader of the Corrymeela Community, Northern Ireland's oldest pea...
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...
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 29, 2016
In my earlier article on the Spiritual Life & Our Images of God I looked at how our inner images of God (as opposed to beliefs about God) can impact on...
September 28, 2016
God calls us to wholeness, through self-transcendence, to embrace our true selves in God - our deepest Ground of Being. Richard Rohr (a contemporary Fr...
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...
June 10, 2016
In our contemporary world, we understand that psychological growth and spiritual growth are intricately linked. A mature relationship with the divine d...
June 5, 2016
Hans Küng, the noted Swiss Catholic theologian, once said, 'Until there is peace between religions there can be no peace in the world.'
In our current...
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Spiritual Life and Our Shadow
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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