Tag Archives: Madeleine L’Engle

Divine Dialogue: Communion with God—the Essence of Prayer

Prayer: Divine Dialogue This is what the LORD says, he who made the earth, the LORD who formed it and established it—the LORD is his name: “Call to me and I will answer you and tell you great and unsearchable … Continue reading

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Mystical Echoes: Amplifying the Divine Silence

Divine Silence . . . divine silence might just be an expression of God’s preferred mode of interaction, and that we need not experience his silence as absence … if we live out our lives in the conviction that God … Continue reading

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Religion & Spirituality: Institutional Worship vs. Divine Intimacy (2/2)

Religion vs. Spirituality Why do you call me, “Lord, Lord,” and do not do what I say? [Luke 6:46]. Imbued with sacred symbols and solemnity, providing sacraments and liturgy, our religion establishes guard rails as we travel toward the spiritual understanding. Our … Continue reading

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Technology and Our Soul: iPhones, Icons and Idols (1/2)

Technology and Our Soul Our inner spirituality and our external religious life are meant to complement each other. Unfortunately, today’s information technology often places organized worship at odds with personal intimacy with God. God has been generous to trust us … Continue reading

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