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May We Stretch Our Hearts

In this new summer season may we stretch our hearts; may we journey beyond the safety of our well-worn paths, beyond our customs and habits, beyond the comfort of our regular lives.     In this new summer season may … Continue reading

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Meditation for the New Year

Now that the holidays draw to their close . . . . Now that the lamp oil has lasted beyond all expectations, now that the temple has been cleansed and purified, now that the Yule log has burned down to … Continue reading

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Easter Lingers as Spring Arrives

Morning breaks. Blackbird sings. The grass is damp. The garden is wet. Dew moistens everything as the sun rises on early April mornings, announcing, finally, “spring is here.” The warm April sun on our backs; the soft, dark smell of … Continue reading

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Christmas Eve Meditation

Earth\u2019s northern latitudes begin tilting, slowly, back toward the sun. Though the coldest days lay still ahead, the planet has indeed turned on its great axis. In this dark season the ancients called midwinter we receive the promise of the … Continue reading

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A Prayer of Atonement

Blessed Spirit of Life: Be with us now in the holy quiet of this hour. Calm us now, as this beautiful, still autumn day breaks into our lives. Ease the weight of our burdens now, just as the land begins … Continue reading

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A Meditation on the Coming of Autumn

Summer turns now towards Autumn. Let us hear the chorus of life resounding as one.† The autumnal equinox arrives in just a few days. Let us hear the chorus of life resounding as one. We enter the time of the … Continue reading

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