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Fasting for the Holidays: Adding Reverence to Christmas

Christmas Reverence & Sanctity Men dishonour Christ more in the twelve days of Christmas, than in all the twelve months besides. [Bishop Hugh Latimer quoted in The Battle for Christmas by Stephen Nissenbaum ]. Reverence is a feeling of profound respect, an … Continue reading

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Black Fast for Black Friday: Mute the Hype

The Black Fast We live in a society whose whole policy is to excite every nerve in the human body and keep it at the highest pitch of artificial tension, to strain every human desire to the limit and to … Continue reading

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Personal Sanctuary: A Sacred Place @ Home & Work

A Sacred Place @ Home & Work A sacred space is a temenos, a Greek word meaning an enclosure that makes it possible to enter into a relationship with a greater reality. Entering into sacred space, one crosses a threshold and … Continue reading

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