June 20, 2014
A rose is a rose is a rose—Gertrude Stein
“Be conscious,” “be present,” "Be in the now" are imperatives we hear a lot in contemporary spirituality. Do we know how to do that? Do we know what to be conscious of?
Try a simple experiment. Take somethi...
June 19, 2014
For everything that lives is holy, life delights in life—William Blake
June 18, 2014
June 17, 2014
Contemplative spiritual practices lie at the heart of what we do at Brooks, so it seems to right to open this blog with some content about what this word—this activity, “contemplation”—involves.
The word “contemplation” itself is not met with much these d...
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There is only one Presence. one all-pervasive,
all-aware, all-knowing, all-powerful Presence.
This Presence is Spirit. It is divine.
It is ancient, and i...
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