Monthly Archives: September 2010

A discipline

I have refined my contemplative prayer discipline over a number of years, and continue to do so. Like physical exercise, it’s good to have some variation but there is always a common goal. My simple goal is to come to … Continue reading

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From unconsciousness to…full conscious living (part 3)

Many have discovered and recognise the Truth that is Jesus. I believe he is our knight, to continue the analogy of Sleeping Beauty! He offers us his kiss which awakens us and brings us into full conscious living by the … Continue reading

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From unconsciousness to…(part 2)

In my last post I focused on the micro – the individual. But how does this unconscious thinking work on a macro-scale? In the West, in recent times (I’m talking the last 300 years), humans have developed a whole way … Continue reading

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More BBC…

I have just been listening to an interesting radio four programme that speaks of the advantages of ‘the retreat’ and well worth a ‘listen again’. It’s the second article in Sandi Toksvig’s programme, Excess Baggage and is approximately 9min 30secs … Continue reading

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From unconsciousness to…(part 1)

It’s been nearly four weeks since my last post. Upon returning from a short holiday in North Wales during this time, I found myself unable to write. Obviously I experienced some very beautiful landscapes – some very high and majestic, … Continue reading

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