Recent Spiritual Readings of the Day

Sheryl A. Kujawa-Holbrook in Hildegard of Bingen Texts by Hildegard of Bingen on the power of music.
Rodney Smith in Stepping Out of Self-Deception Rodney Smith on letting go in order to live an authentic life.
Nilton Bonder in The Kabbalah of Money Nilton Bonder on what we can tell about persons by their pockets.
June Cotner, Nancy Tupper Ling in For Every Little Thing A prayer for finding God even in unexpected places.
Francis Spufford in Unapologetic Francis Spufford on Christianity's teachings on peace.
Robert Corin Morris in Suffering and the Courage of God Robert Corin Morris on saving a suffering world by looking for the good in it and increasing the good through courageous compassion.
Robert B. Reich in Saving Capitalism A look at how growing income inequality in America threatens capitalism.
Shirley Hershey Showalter in Blush Shirley Hershey Showalter on teaching Mennonite children to be kind.
Dzigar Kongtrul in Peaceful Heart An introduction to how patience removes obstacles to our having an open and tender heart.
Resmaa Menakem in The Quaking of America Putting together a “goodie bag" of resource.
Peter Eisenstadt in Against the Hounds of Hell On Howard Thurman's participation in shaping civil rights.
Ram Dass in Journey of Awakening Ram Dass on how meditation allows us to cultivate our humanity while we transform our consciousness.
David A. Cooper in Entering the Sacred Mountain A mystical revelation on a starlit night.
Robert D. Richardson in Three Roads Back Coming to an emotional acceptance of death.
Sallie McFague in Super, Natural Christians Sallie McFague on the hopeful Christian nature.
Resmaa Menakem in The Quaking of America The Five Trauma responses.
David Brooks in The Second Mountain A reflection upon how annunciation moments can be life-changing.
Lyndsey Medford in My Body and Other Crumbling Empires The slow healing practice of Jesus.
Joan Chittister in Songs of the Heart A Jewish wisdom story on the foolishness of rushing.
Mariann Edgar Budde in How We Learn to Be Brave Trusting your moments of clear vision.
Maggie Oman in Prayers for Healing Jim Cohn's poem on carrying the cure within yourself.
Joan Borysenko in Fried Joan Borysenko on increasing our well-being by doing things we enjoy.
Lewis B. Smedes in Shame and Grace Lewis Smedes on the dynamics of grace and shame, and the power of God's acceptance.
His Holiness The Dalai Lama in An Appeal to the World The Dalai Lama on educating our hearts to love our enemies.
Kabir Helminski in The Mysterion Seven Practices for Developing Spiritual Perception
Kirk J. Schneider in Awakening to Awe Kirk J. Schneider on how we can enhance awe in our lives through unknowing and the recognition of life's mysteries.
Sarah York in Remembering Well Sarah York on rituals for the death of a well-loved fetus.
Frank Rose in The Art of Immersion Frank Rose on how social media is powered by empathy.
Adele Azar-Rucquoi in Money as Sacrament Adele Azar-Rucquoi with valuable spiritual practices to try related to money.