Tag Archives: Romans

Fast Thinking: Thoughts Beyond Cognition

Fasting Minds Do not conform to the pattern of this world, but be transformed by the renewing of your mind. Then you will be able to test and approve what God’s will is–his good, pleasing and perfect will.[Romans 12:2] The … Continue reading

Posted in Fasting for God, Spiritual Elements in Psychology | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Comments Off on Fast Thinking: Thoughts Beyond Cognition

Depression & Faith: How to Escape from a Prison of the Mind

Prison of the Mind A human being is part of a whole, called by us the Universe, a part limited in time and space. He experiences himself, his thoughts and feelings, as something separated from the rest a kind of … Continue reading

Posted in Spiritual Elements in Psychology | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Comments Off on Depression & Faith: How to Escape from a Prison of the Mind

Lust, Fasting & Self-Control: Weaning the Soul from Desires

Lusts: Insatiable, Fleeting, Unsatisfying There is no satisfying lusts, even by a shower of gold pieces; he who knows that lusts have a short taste and cause pain, he is wise; even in the [supernal] pleasures [of the devas], he … Continue reading

Posted in Fasting for God, Spiritual Elements in Psychology | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment