A JUXTAPOSITION THE ETERNAL COVENANT &amp THE MYSTERY…

A JUXTAPOSITION THE ETERNAL COVENANT & THE MYSTERY OF OUR PURPOSE – Abdu’l-Baha & Cardinal Newman 1 A Meditation by Cardinal Newman God has created me to do Him some definite service. He has committed some work to me which He has not committed to another. I have my mission I may never know it … Continue reading “A JUXTAPOSITION THE ETERNAL COVENANT &amp THE MYSTERY…”

The mystery of the incarnation of the…

“The mystery of the incarnation of the Logos is the key to all the arcane symbolism and typology in the Scriptures, and in addition gives us knowledge of created things, both visible and intelligible. He who apprehends the mystery of the cross and the burial apprehends the inward essences of created things; while he who … Continue reading “The mystery of the incarnation of the…”

Re Heschel’s “Concepts are delicious snacks with which we try to alleviate our amazement.” (1971:7) “If amazement is a good thing why would we want to alleviate it?”

Some comments re Heschel’s, “Concepts are delicious snacks with which we try to alleviate our amazement.” (1971:7) A member of our One Garden group asked for comments on; “Assuming amazement as something good I want to enhance or amplify it not alleviate it.” (?) As a question I’m reading that as, “If amazement is a … Continue reading “Re Heschel’s “Concepts are delicious snacks with which we try to alleviate our amazement.” (1971:7) “If amazement is a good thing why would we want to alleviate it?””

Keys to Nondual Interspirituality 1: Heschel – 'We are Citizens of Two Realms'

Heschel wrote; ‘The search for reason ends at the shore of the known; on the immense expanse beyond it only the sense of the ineffable can glide. It alone knows the route to that which is remote from experience and understanding. Neither is amphibious: reason cannot go beyond the shore, and the sense of the … Continue reading “Keys to Nondual Interspirituality 1: Heschel – 'We are Citizens of Two Realms'”

LOOK FOR THE ONENESS’ – how I achieved happiness via the Inter-spiritual Worldview’

‘LOOK FOR THE ONENESS: how I achieved happiness via the Inter-spiritual Worldview’ Summer Conference hosted by Crawley Interfaith Network & Faith in Sussex – Saturday 4th June 2016 – from 1.00 to 6.00 PM – at WORTH ABBEY Roger – Dr Roger Prentice – developer of the One Garden inter-spiritual groups INTRO: Thanks for giving … Continue reading “LOOK FOR THE ONENESS’ – how I achieved happiness via the Inter-spiritual Worldview’”

Comment on the 8thC summary of Nonduality by Adi Shankara

AN 8th C PRESENTATION OF NONDUALITY RP This wonderful 6 stanza summary of Nonduality seems to me to be pointing to the Godhead, the unknowable Infinite Mystery that is beyond all access. When we rest as Awareness we rest in the enveloping, boundary-less presence of the Whole. But we can never penetrate or embrace the … Continue reading “Comment on the 8thC summary of Nonduality by Adi Shankara”

AWARENESS: inspirations from Baha’u’llah, Abdu’l-Baha, Ken Wilber and Rupert Spira

Earlier today I posted a piece about Deikman’s ‘I = awareness’. Here are four other teachers on the nature of awareness; 1a) “…..according to the great sages, there is something in us that is “always conscious” that is literally conscious or aware at all times through all states, waking, dreaming, sleeping. And that “ever present … Continue reading “AWARENESS: inspirations from Baha’u’llah, Abdu’l-Baha, Ken Wilber and Rupert Spira”

Overture on the Nonduality of duality 7 Taoism

Overture on the Nonduality of duality 7 Taoism FROM TAOIST TEACHINGS The tao that can be told is not the eternal Tao The name that can be named is not the eternal Name. The unnamable is the eternally real. Naming is the origin of all particular things. Free from desire, you realize the mystery. Caught … Continue reading “Overture on the Nonduality of duality 7 Taoism”