Recent Spiritual Practices of the Day

Macrina Wiederkehr in Behold Your Life God of my early childhood, help me
Daphne Rose Kingma in The Book of Love Compliments are the verbal nourishment
Lama Surya Das in Awakening the Buddhist Heart Ram Dass would always say, "Hold on tight"
Christopher Titmuss in Light on Enlightenment It is only natural to appreciate the recognition
Being Good If you keep your practice steady
Henri Nouwen in Raw Faith I can only fly freely
Wendell Berry in A Timbered Choir When we work well, a Sabbath mood
William Penn in The Gift of Prayer God, help us not to despise
Jack Kornfield in After the Ecstasy, the Laundry Even Socrates, who lived a very frugal
Peter Reinhart in Bread Upon the Waters The fastest way to know God is
Mark Epstein in Going on Being One who can tolerate his own terror
Leonard Sweet in A Cup of Coffee at the Soul Cafe Our duty is not to see through one another . . .
Pierre Teilhard de Chardin in Silent Hope We only have to go a little beyond
Wayne Muller in Sabbath At our best, we become Sabbath
Brenda Peterson in American Nature Writing 1994 The Hopi Indians of Arizona believe
Ayya Khema in Be an Island There is a story about Achaan Cha
J. Krishnamurti in The Zen of Listening To observe without evaluating
Diarmuid O'Murchu in Poverty, Celibacy, and Obedience One of Jesus' favorite visual aids
Ayya Khema in Be an Island To be nobody does not mean