Why we keep checking our phones
We seem to always want something—anything—to happen. This has implications for the life of prayer.
The Alternative Way of Francis of Assisi
How a Converted Medieval Troubadour Created a Spiritual Vision for the Ages
Richard Rohr and Jon Sweeney, authors of two new books on St. Francis, would be united in their advice to us: forget the statue with the birds.
Bede Griffith's pilgrimage and mine
What is it about Western culture that makes it so difficult to taste God? Why would we rather prove propositions than experience the holy?
My annual sojourn into the Sinai Desert
All deserts are silent, harsh and beautiful. Sinai adds its history of God’s dealings with humanity. It’s a holy place where the veil is lifted.
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