A Holy Hermitage

Beverly Lanzetta Meditations, Study

For the next several weeks, I will post a reflection on portions of The Cloud of Unknowing, a masterful guide to the contemplative life. The Cloud of Unknowing, Chapter 1 Reflection March 29, 2017 It is through the great love and mercy of God, says The Cloud that you are given the opportunity to advance in …

Setting Your Intentions

Beverly Lanzetta Meditations, Study

Excerpt from Beverly Lanzetta’s Path of the Heart: A Spiritual Guide to Divine Union, Expanded Edition with Commentary (p. 117). BEVERLY LANZETTA © 2016. All rights reserved.

What Is Essential

Beverly Lanzetta Meditations, Study

Excerpt from Beverly Lanzetta’s Path of the Heart: A Spiritual Guide to Divine Union, Expanded Edition with Commentary (p. 116). BEVERLY LANZETTA © 2016. All rights reserved.

Humanity’s Collective Dark Night

Beverly Lanzetta Meditations, Study

We are to learn the language of profundity, and to embody the wisdom of universality, for only in this way can we leave behind ignorance and millennia of separation and pain. -Beverly Lanzetta   We pass through a dark night of our collective humanity, as we search for the foundation of our divinity. We are …

The First Condition of the Spiritual Question

Beverly Lanzetta Meditations, Study

Passion is the first condition of the spiritual quest without which one would not have the resilience to pursue God directly. -Beverly Lanzetta   It is passion that instills the holiness and sparks the sacred power from the Mystical Heart. This passion is the first condition for spiritual quest…For it is spiritual stamina and great …