Walking the Inter-Spiritual Path

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I love this quote by spiritual teacher Mirabai Starr. It speaks so eloquently to the work I do, and the work that we all strive to do as sacred activists: To walk an interspiritual path is to travel through the wilderness with open hands and a courageous spirit. …To travel an interspiritual path is to…

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Valentine’s Day Reflections on Love and Sacred Marriage

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Today is St Valentine’s Day, a time we focus on love, which in popular culture usually means romantic love with its common expressions of chocolate, roses, greetings cards, intimate dinners, and anything heart-shaped. Nothing wrong with any of those things – Helen and I shared some of them with each other. But in reflecting on…

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“And I’ll Give You Hope, When Hope is Hard to Find”

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Vaclav Havel – the Czech poet, activist, and former President – once wrote, “Hope is a state of mind, not of the world. Hope is not a prognostication – it’s an orientation of the spirit. Hope… is not the same as joy that things are going well, or willingness to invest in enterprises that are…

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