Monthly Archives: February 2017

The Standing Prayer

The Amidah (Hebrew: “The Standing Prayer”), also called the Shemoneh Esreh (“The Eighteen”, in reference to the original number of constituent blessings), is the central prayer of the Jewish liturgy: The Amidah (Shemoneh Esreh or Eighteen Benedictions) 1. Blessed are … Continue reading

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Learning God’s Language: Prayer

Prayer: the use of language or the absence of words directed to the One who made us for Himself, for reasons as wide as the sky, or for no other reason than to listen. In posts like “What language shall … Continue reading

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A Prayer for Refugees

A Prayer For Refugees by Dr. Chawkat Moucarry  Lord, we don’t understand what is going on in the Middle East. We come to You and plead with You to be merciful. To guide us. To help us not to despair. To … Continue reading

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Beauty is

Originally posted on Allison Grayhurst:
? .. Beauty is   True beauty is an experience of  awe, it is a momentary recognition where the interconnectedness of everything becomes clear as it sits on the edge of chaos, of knowing the…

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