Monday 22 July, 2013

Sorrento Retreat Day 4:  The joy and light of the last two days offers a fruit-bearing branch. It seems the time of travail is ended and I have come home to myself in some regard – the separation, mindfulness and determination now a deliberate choice. The unexpected shift that...

Friday 19 July, 2013

Sorrento Retreat Day 1: Rising, I recall the dream of hours earlier, talking with David Bowie – what a nice guy!  The night messenger still playing in my head the music but with some adapted (italics) lyrics.  Don’t know if the dreaming has a problem with copyright infringement. Changes by David...

Saturday 9 February, 2013

Who is God? Human images of God; God’s personal self-revealing to us in prayer is filtered through our perceptive template. I image God to be who I want/need God to be. Yet God is constantly drawing us to who God is beyond of our projections. What happens to “the...

Sunday 1 January, 2012

Leaving self Behind: Day 1. Intro to the self Day 2. Leaving behind Day 3. Self/self, Ego Day 4. Shadow self ‘Where love reigns there is no will to power; and where the will to power is paramount, love is lacking. The one is but the shadow of the...

Tuesday 21 June, 2011

“Chris you know the path I have chosen for you”, that’s what I heard you say today. “Why would you choose anything other than what I have called you to. Chris you know the path I have chosen for you. You know I loved you. You know I have...

March 2, 2011 to July 17, 2013

Journal entries here are from March 2, 2011 to July 17, 2013. Posted Wednesday July 17, 2013 I recall Peter Malone once challenging me to find my own language for the interior life.  I had come to acknowledge the simplicity and congruence of the language of John of the...