Category Archives: Proverbs

The Awesomeness of the Universe…

@Caring_Atheist “CHRISTIANITY, the belief that a God created a universe 13.79 billion yrs old, 93 billion light years in diameter, consisting of over 200 billion galaxies, each containing an average of 200 billion stars, only to have a personal relationship … Continue reading

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Out of love for his Mother

“The painting titled ‘My mother and neighbouring mothers’ is set against a rural landscape and portrays mundane life. The burst of colours brings out a sense of certain beauty in everyday chores undertaken by the painter’s mother and other rural … Continue reading

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For Want of Wonder

“It is not easy to convey a sense of wonder, let alone resurrection wonder, to another. It’s the very nature of wonder to catch us off guard, to circumvent expectations and assumptions. Wonder can’t be packaged, and it can’t be … Continue reading

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A Pencil in the Hand of God

Given what Mother Teresa achieved in her life, we might think she is being too modest. But if we understand we are in God’s hands, then thinking of ourselves as “a little pencil” is a good place to start. And … Continue reading

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Fall in Love, Stay in Love

The Enduring Question How do we find what we are meant to do?  This is the infamous and expansive search – the quest for our unique calling. What on earth am I here for?  What am I supposed to DO … Continue reading

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The Beginning And The End

I have always wondered at T.S. Elliot’s famous ending from The Little Gidding, the last of his Four Quartets: We shall not cease from explorationAnd the end of all our exploringWill be to arrive where we started And know the place for … Continue reading

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Recovery of a Sense of Reverence

“If I have a subject, it is… the rediscovery of the manifold ways in which our lives can be shaped by the recovery of a sense of reverence for life.” Barry Lopez Orion Magazine recently captured the moving tributes of fellow … Continue reading

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