Sunday, April 21, 2019

Spirituality Quote of the Week


It is unconditional compassion for ourselves that leads naturally to unconditional compassion for others. If we are willing to stand fully in our own shoes and never give up on ourselves, then we will be able to put ourselves in the shoes of others and never give up on them.

— Pema Chodron



Sunday, April 14, 2019

Spirituality Quote of the Week


There is nothing wrong with striving to improve your life situation. You can improve your life situation, but you cannot improve your life. Life is primary. Life is your deepest inner Being. It is already whole, complete, perfect.

— Eckhart Tolle




Sunday, April 7, 2019

Spirituality Quote of the Week



Chanting is at the heart of all sacred traditions worldwide, and for very good reason: it is fundamentally a deep-immersion experience in the creative power of the universe itself.

-- Cynthia Bourgeault


Sunday, March 31, 2019

Spirituality Quote of the Week


Most people lack imagination much more than they lack good will. If someone points out what can be done and what ought to be done, there is usually someone to do it.

-- Reinhold Niebuhr



Sunday, March 24, 2019

Spirituality Quote of the Week


While it is natural for the mind to doubt, our doubt can lead us to a deeper attention and a more complete seeking for the truth.

-- Jack Kornfield



Sunday, March 17, 2019

Spirituality Quote of the Week


We are, each of us, God's hands here on earth. If we turn away from darkness, the light of goodness and hope will fade in the very places it is most needed. We must not let that happen.

-- Kent Nerburn


Sunday, March 10, 2019

Spirituality Quote of the Week


Nothing in this world purifies like spiritual wisdom. It is the perfection achieved in time through the path of yoga, the path that leads to the Self within.

-- The Bhagavad Gita


Sunday, March 3, 2019

Spirituality Quote of the Week


A spiritual life requires discipline because we need to learn to listen to God, who constantly speaks but whom we seldom hear.

-- Henri Nouwen



Sunday, February 17, 2019

Spirituality Quote of the Week


Standing firm in one's faith does not mean adhering to a set of beliefs; it does not require us to suppress doubts about Christian or other doctrines, but points to something which lies beyond doubt in the depth in which man's being and all being is rooted. To be aware of this Ground, to live in it and out of it is ultimate strength.

-- Paul Tillich


Sunday, February 10, 2019

Spirituality Quote of the Week


The spiritual journey from beginning to end can be characterized as the overcoming of fear.

-- Kabir Helminski



Sunday, February 3, 2019

Spirituality Quote of the Week


God gives us needs that God alone can satisfy and awakens capacities that God means to fulfill. Any perplexity is liable to be a spiritual gestation leading to new birth and a mystical regeneration.

-- Thomas Merton