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Strive for Clarity and Compassion

by Laurence Freeman, OSB on Mar 30, 2020 5:00:00 AM

Clarity grows with the spirit of acceptance and the purifying of the mind. With this vision...

Choose How to Respond

by Laurence Freeman, OSB on Mar 29, 2020 5:00:00 AM

The human mind can be very reactive. We don’t get what we want and we rage, complain, or...

The Truth Will Set You Free

by Laurence Freeman, OSB on Mar 28, 2020 5:00:00 AM

You have only to be truthful to cause trouble. But it’s a different kind of trouble when you...

Understanding Stability

by Laurence Freeman, OSB on Mar 27, 2020 5:00:00 AM

When Yeshua moved about Galilee he was a consistently steady, still point manifesting in many...

Reality at the Cutting Edge

by Laurence Freeman, OSB on Mar 26, 2020 5:00:00 AM

We slice up experience into beginnings, middles and ends and draw lessons from the slices. We...

The Importance of Friends

by Laurence Freeman, OSB on Mar 25, 2020 5:00:00 AM

Friends are people who are there for us when we need them. Often we don’t know who among our...

Time to Move Forward

by Laurence Freeman, OSB on Mar 24, 2020 5:00:00 AM

"Stand up, take your mat and walk." The man healed in the Gospel story (John 5:1-16)...

Miracles Are More than Magic

by Laurence Freeman, OSB on Mar 23, 2020 5:00:00 AM

Anyone concerned for a loved one in danger, is desperate for a miracle. Even when we have...

Truth Is Lived, Not Spoken

by Laurence Freeman, OSB on Mar 22, 2020 5:00:00 AM

The truth is not just what you say. You can wait for your lawyer to give you the oily words...

Life Is More than Winning and Losing

by Laurence Freeman, OSB on Mar 21, 2020 5:00:00 AM

We say things like “There are two kinds of people…” or “We can do one of two things…” The...