Action and Contemplation

Notice the first image that comes to mind when you think of the word contemplation.  Possibly it is a monk fingering prayer beads and slowly walking the cloisters of a monastery.  Or maybe it is someone sitting in… Continue Reading »

Learning from the Mystics

Most Christians find the mystics somewhat . . . let’s say, mystifying.  Their language often makes it hard to identify with them, their lifestyle seems out of sync with modernity and their message simply doesn’t seem relevant to… Continue Reading »