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Finding Strength in Acceptance

by Laurence Freeman, OSB on Apr 3, 2020 5:00:00 AM

Those who care for the dying say that the most important ingredient in a good death is...

Solitude and Communion

by Laurence Freeman, OSB on Apr 2, 2020 5:00:00 AM

At critical moments in his life, Jesus was in solitude, but was solitary with his close...

The Spiritual Path Is a Work of Love

by Laurence Freeman, OSB on Apr 1, 2020 5:00:00 AM

Raising a family may be exhausting and seem to leave little time for specific “spiritual...

In, But Not of, the World

by Laurence Freeman, OSB on Mar 31, 2020 5:00:00 AM

Perhaps we never truly feel we belong to this world, even if we cling to it, make it serve...

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...