Tag Archives: Quotes

#ThursdayTheology: Give Divinely

Now since anything we do freely seems to be our own because it comes from our love (acting from our love is acting freely, as already noted), it follows that union with the Lord makes us feel that we have … Continue reading

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Happy #IndigenousPeoplesDay2018 #Cincinnati

“I cannot think that we are useless or God would not have created us. There is one God looking down on us all. We are all the children of one God. The sun, the darkness, the winds are all listening … Continue reading

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#ThursdayThoughts #JohnMuir

“When we try to pick out anything by itself, we find it hitched to everything else in the Universe.” -John Muir Human beings make up the lowest plane, in which heaven finds its end point. This is because we have … Continue reading

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#MindfulMonday; We Are Responsible

“But the only possible guarantee of the future is responsible behavior in the present.” – Wendell Berry Everyone knows on the basis of the Word and teachings drawn from it that from the time we are born our self-centeredness is … Continue reading

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#PrettyPicMonday #Satori #MondayZen

“There is something rejuvenating in the possession of Zen. The spring flowers look prettier, and the mountain stream runs cooler and more transparent. The subjective revolution that brings about this state of things cannot be called abnormal. When life becomes … Continue reading

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#MondayMotivation #DTSuzuki

“In the actual living of life there is no logic, for life is superior to logic.” -D.T. Suzuki

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Patriotism of Charity #FourthofJuly

via “The Gist of Swedenborg” THE PATRIOTISM OF CHARITY ONE’S country is the neighbor more than a society, for it consists of many societies, and consequently the love of it is a more extended and a higher love. Besides to … Continue reading

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