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Spiritual Exercises: An Eloquent Silence (1/2)

Silence: Language of Patience For God alone, O my soul, wait in silence, for my hope is from him. He only is my rock and my salvation, my fortress; I shall not be shaken. On God rests my salvation and my glory; my mighty rock, my … Continue reading

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Silence of the Mind: Listening to Divine Whispers

Silence of the Mind We need to find God, and he cannot be found in noise and restlessness. God is the friend of silence. See how nature – trees, flowers, grass – grows in silence; see the stars, the moon and … Continue reading

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Media, Technology & Willpower: Rewiring Our Self-control (2/2)

Willpower and Society Do not be conformed to this world, but be transformed by the renewal of your mind, that you may prove what is the will of God, what is good and acceptable and perfect [Romans 12:2]. How much willpower is … Continue reading

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Hunger for God: Spiritual Appetite of the Soul

Hunger for God And the boys grew: and Esau was a cunning hunter, a man of the field; and Jacob was a plain man, dwelling in tents … And Jacob sod pottage: and Esau came from the field, and he … Continue reading

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Spiritual Cosmetics: Beauty Secrets of Our Soul

  Beauty Secrets of the Soul We do not want merely to see beauty, though … We want something else which can hardly be put into words—to be united with the beauty we see, to pass into it, to receive … Continue reading

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High-tech Holiness: Cultivatng Sanctity in a Technological World (1/2)

Toward Sanctity .And the Lord said to Moses, “Say to all the congregation of the people of Israel, ‘You shall be holy; for I the Lord your God am holy.’” [Leviticus 19:1-2]. Sanctity is the Divine light we see radiating … Continue reading

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Spiritual Exercises to Strengthen Our Faith (5/5)

Spiritual Exercises (10-12)  . . . exercise thyself rather unto godliness. For bodily exercise profiteth little: but godliness is profitable unto all things, having promise of the life that now is, and of that which is to come.  [1 Timothy … Continue reading

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Spiritual Exercises to Strengthen Our Faith (4/5)

  Spiritual Exercises (7-9)  … One’s personality can be strengthened by training the will, One can … say to oneself: Within five years I shall acquire a new habit and during that time I shall concentrate my whole will-power upon achieving … Continue reading

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