Recent Spiritual Readings of the Day

James Hollis in What Matters Most James Hollis on the need to take risks in order to live our journeys with passion and commitment.
Llewellyn Vaughan-Lee in Awakening the World Llewellyn Vaughan-Lee's story on patience, which relates to hope.
Christopher Titmuss in Mindfulness for Everyday Living Christopher Titmuss on the virtues of the spiritual practice of attention with a special focus on the importance of our intentions.
Louisa Thomsen Brits in The Book of Hygge How hygge, with its core of contentment, draws meaning from everyday life.
Elizabeth J. Andrew in Swinging on the Garden Gate Elizabeth Andrew on waking gradually from a period of sleeping.
Pat Fosarelli in Paths to Prayer Pat Fosarelli on spiritual reading as a prayer practice.
Dennis Merritt Jones in Your (Re)Defining Moments Dennis Merritt on how reverence is honoring the sacred in others.
Miriam Therese Winter in Eucharist with a Small "e" On opening our eyes to see the spirit of Jesus in all people and in the wider world.
Paul Brunton in Realizing Soul A sampler of selections by Paul Brunton on A Truth That Must Be Proclaimed.
Arthur Waskow in Seasons of Our Joy Arthur Waskow on the Rosh Hashanah ritual of forgiveness.
Karen Armstrong in Muhammad Karen Armstrong on having a passion for justice in an urban culture.
Henri J. M. Nouwen, Michael Ford in Eternal Seasons Henri J. M. Nouwen on the spiritual practice of hope.
Wayne Dyer in Change Your Thoughts - Change Your Life Wayne Dyer on staying in harmony with the impartial essence of the Tao in your thoughts and behaviors.
Kevin M. Kruse, Julian E. Zelizer in Fault Lines A poignant picture of America from 1974 through 2016 as a polarized nation.
Scott Russell Sanders in Hunting for Hope Scott Russell Sanders on family expressions of love that train us for community.
Joan Chittister in The Liturgical Year Joan Chittister on the personal meaning of Holy Saturday as a time for dealing with darkness and growing hope.
Mary Oliver in New and Selected Poems Mary Oliver on finding wonder in all of nature.
Debbie Ford in The 21-Day Consciousness Cleanse Debbie Ford with practices and rituals to unlock your deepest yearnings.
Marc Ian Barasch in The Compassionate Life Marc Ian Barasch on rooting for the other team and wishing them well.
Kate Vogt, Ron Nathwani in Mala of the Heart Mirabai from India's poem on beauty.
Beverly Lanzetta in Path of the Heart A paean of praise to the spiritual practice of Joy, which blesses existence.
Robert Jones in Prayers for Puppies, Aging Autos, & Sleepless Nights Robert Jones with a prayer after losing a job.
Ken Wilber in Integral Spirituality An experiment from Ken Wilber on figuring out who is more spiritual.
Mary C. Earle in Broken Body, Healing Spirit Mary C. Earle on reading the text and finding meaning in a story of illness.
Emily Hunter in The Next Eco-Warriors Farley Mowat on how a small band of eco-warriors are trying to save the planet.
Parker J. Palmer in The Promise of Paradox Parker J. Palmer on faith and letting go.
Henri J. M. Nouwen in Heart Speaks to Heart Henri J. M. Nouwen on how Jesus chooses to reveal his love to us.