The Divine Gift of Gratitude

The Divine Gift of Gratitude Gratitude is more than a feeling or an attitude, it is a way of life. When we delve into the etymological meaning of the expression “Thank you”, we often find people that ask “W...

Blessing of Food: The Mystical Meaning

The Blessing of Food: The Mystical Meaning The Blessing of Food is one of our many spiritual responsibilities, especially if we want to solidify the sense of interconnectedness with All THAT IS. Food is one...

The Mystery of Sanctifying Grace

The Secret of Sanctifying Grace “Each petal in the universe whispers in our ears that an unknown power is at work. If we align ourselves with this divine energy, offer our work to Him and move on in life, we...

The Spiritual Meaning of Lent

The Spiritual Meaning of Lent “O Holy Spirit, descend plentifully into my heart. Enlighten the dark corners of this neglected dwelling and scatter there Thy cheerful beams.” ~Saint Augustine We commonly unde...

Guidelines When Performing Lunar Rituals, Part 2

Guidelines for Lunar Rituals 2 Note:  This article is reserved for University Members. “We lack rituals in this modern world.” ~Elizabeth McGovern  Continuing on the topic of lunar rituals, some prece...

Guidelines When Performing Lunar Rituals, Part 1

Guidelines for Lunar Rituals 1 The moon, like the sun, is considered astrologically to be one of the earth’s luminaries, and illuminates our planet with the indirect light reflected from the sun. However, the ...

House of Faith

Welcome to the House of Faith! Faith is one of the three Theological Virtues. In Catholic theology, it is held that these virtues differ from the cardinal virtues in that they cannot be obtained by human effor...
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The Art of Daily Self Blessing

 The Art of Daily Self Blessing "To bless means to wish, unconditionally and from the deepest chamber of your heart, unrestricted good for others and events; it means to hallow, to hold in reverence To bl...
The Shore Beyond

Emptiness and the Shore Beyond – Part II

Note: Please first read and watch the video Emptiness and the Shore Beyond - Part I The Essence of the Heart Sutra is centered on the phrase "The form is nothing but emptiness, and emptiness is nothing but...

Emptiness and the Shore Beyond – Part I

“Emptiness is bound to bloom, like hundreds of grasses blossoming.” ~Eihei Dogen, Sky Flowers The Sunyata, the Emptiness, which is at the center of the Buddhist doctrine, is often not adequately understood....