Monthly Archives: June 2011

John of the Cross

I Came into the Unknown By John of the Cross (1542 – 1591) English version by Willis Barnstone I came into the unknown and stayed there unknowing rising beyond all science. I did not know the door but when I … Continue reading

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FUNDAMENTAL ALTERATION

“For grave sin, however, which did not figure on the list of unforgivable or ‘irremissible’ offenses, there was, by the opening of the third century, a public penitential discipline in use at least in Egypt, North Africa, and Rome. The … Continue reading

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GANDHI

“Hindu-Muslim unity I made a mission of my life. I worked for it in South Africa, I toiled for it here, I did penance for it, but God was not satisfied, God did not want me to take any credit … Continue reading

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OVERWHELMED

Here is a description of an inner state that a person experienced while undergoing “inner healing”. Note the similarity to the contemplative states that occur as we begin to see who we really are inside.   I got so overwhelmed … Continue reading

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