Tag Archives: Gospel of Luke

Dying Words: Half-life of Religious Dogma

Read Any Good Dogma Lately? … to be Jewish is to affirm, every day … with your dying breath if you can, “Hear, O Israel, the Lord is our God. The Lord is one,” the Shema, and that’s really all … Continue reading

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Clinging to God: Spiritual Detachment from Body & Mind

Spiritual Detachment For you have been my strength, and in the shadow of your wings I will shout for joy. My soul clings to you, even as your right hand supports me. [Psalm 63:7-8]. Spiritual detachment is isolation from transient … Continue reading

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New Media, Old Message: Still Selling Us the World

  The Message of Media … the devil took him to a very high mountain and showed him all the kingdoms of the world and their splendor. “All this I will give you,” he said, “if you will bow down … Continue reading

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A World of Worries? — Let Nothing Disturb You

In a World of Worries — Let Nothing Disturb You Let nothing disturb you. Let nothing make you afraid. All things are passing. God alone never changes. Patience gains all things. If you have God you will want for nothing. God … Continue reading

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Thanksgiving of Tranquility: Prayer, Praise and Gratitude

Thanksgiving: Gratitude and Praise      … [As] Jesus … was going into a village, ten men who had leprosy met him. They stood at a distance and called out in a loud voice, “Jesus, Master, have pity on us!”      … Continue reading

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Parenting with God: Offsprings of Patience & Prayer

  The Prayer of Parents: A Way of Life Hear, O Israel: The LORD our God, the LORD is one! You shall love the LORD your God with all your heart, with all your soul, and with all your strength. “And … Continue reading

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  Signs from God And on earth there are signs [of God’s existence, visible] to all who are endowed with inner certainty, just as [there are signs from God] within your own selves: can you not, then, see? [Quran 51:20-21]. How … Continue reading

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Sustainable Scriptures: Mutation, Revelations and Survival

  Scriptures: Life on Divine Terms  And now, Israel, what does the Lord your God require of you, but to fear the Lord your God, to walk in all his ways, to love him, to serve the Lord your God … Continue reading

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