Tag Archives: Thomas Merton

Fasting, the Media and Our Mind

Fasting, the Media and Our Mind . . . the meanings of penitential fasting is to help us recover an interior life. The effort of moderation in food also extends to other things that are not necessary, and this is a … Continue reading

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Do-it-yourself Reality: Making Do with Homemade Truths

The Perspective of Divine Reality There also exists a constant tension between ideas and realities. Realities simply are, whereas ideas are worked out. There has to be continuous dialogue between the two, lest ideas become detached from realities. It is … Continue reading

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Spiritual Aging: the Good Old Times with God

 Aging With God Even ornamented royal chariots wear out. So too the body reaches old age. But the Dhamma of the Good grows not old. Thus, do the Good reveal it among the Good. [Dhammapada 151]. How different from youth … Continue reading

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