Tag Archives: Genesis

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

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In the Beginning: The Right Place for a Time

Where To Begin the Beginning In the beginning God created the heavens and the earth. The earth was without form and void, and darkness was upon the face of the deep; and the Spirit of God was moving over the face … Continue reading

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Intercessory Prayer: Sacred Vows and Promises to God (4/7)

Intercessory Prayer: Vows & Promises to God Make vows to the LORD your God and fulfill them; let all the neighboring lands bring gifts to the One to be feared. [Psalm 76:11 (NIV)]. Our life of faith can be seen as … Continue reading

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