Compassion, Contemplative Practices, Doubt, faith, Image of God, Perspective

How Do We Heal from Toxic Images of God?

"It is a lie--any talk of God that does not comfort you... How long will grown men and women in this world keep drawing in their coloring books an image of God that makes them sad?" - current translation of Meister Eckhart How do we heal from toxic images of God? How do we move… Continue reading How Do We Heal from Toxic Images of God?

Becoming, Contemplative Practices, Image of God, Perspective, Questions

Why Our Ideas About God Matter

  “Our idea of God tells us more about ourselves than about Him.” ― Thomas Merton "Oh, how easy it is to clutter up the path of the Holy Spirit with my images and preconceptions of God!"  ―Edwina Gately Our ideas about God matter. I've always thought so. But I used to think that it… Continue reading Why Our Ideas About God Matter