Whether or not you belong to a religion, or are uninterested in religion, I wish to share with you that there is a divine path interior to your being, an organic constellation of wisdom imprinted into your soul. If you have the courage to advance into the mystery of your own solitude, you will discover it for yourself. Composed of its eternal nature, you cannot be lost, abandoned, or forgotten. In the secret teachings of love you will be guided on a spiritual journey that forges a new path of holiness in your being and in the world.
Contemplative practices—if not kept alive and meaningful—can be another form of attachment that impede the journey and obscure the reason we pursue them. Meister Eckhart is insistent that desert mysticism needs to be alert to the subtle manner of the ego, and to ensure that “all your works should be wrought without Why.” “I ... Read More »