Tag: prayer

Healing Spirit

As the morning dawn comes upon me, the light opens my heart to a new day. Prayers of plenitude for others awaken my spirit...

The Mystical Christ: A Lotto Prayer

"And all things, whatsoever ye shall ask in prayer, believing, ye shall receive." -- Matthew 21-22. My friend Jeff wanted to win the lottery. It...

A Way to God

Editor's note: In 2015, preeminent theologian and bestselling author Matthew Fox was invited by the Thomas Merton Center in Louisville, KY, to give a...

From the Heart: Passion and Prayer

The powerful movie Dangerous Beauty recounts the story of Veronica Frankl, a 16th century Venetian courtesan (prostitute for noblemen) who wins the hearts of...

Letter to the Roadblock

Dear Roadblock, I know well how weak you are. I've been watching you, and I know how you grow. You come into my life first...

The Light Prayer

Energy workers know and understand several things about energy. First, of course, is Einstein's famous formula, E = mc2. The amount of energy contained...

How I Stay Connected to the Light

As a person with undiagnosed ADHD, I find it challenging to do a daily meditation chanting practice. So I have found some simpler ways...

From the Heart: Tellers of a New Tale

When I go to the local bank I always enjoy seeing a teller named Emily, a delightful retired elementary school teacher with a kind...

From the Editor: Standing My Ground

I SAT ON the balcony off our upstairs bedroom, eyes closed, the only sense of time measured by the moving shadows of clouds overhead....

Our Mother

Our Mother, Who art ascended, Blessed be thy breast. Peace of thy womb, come. Duality be done, Just love -- no earth, no heaven. Give us this day Our daily bread Forgive...

Sufi Holy Man brings Message of Peace, Prayer

The head teacher at one of the three holiest mosques in Islam will be in Minnesota on September 2-4 to deliver a message of...

Answered Prayers

I recently had a day where I felt I was just emotionally beaten down and utterly defeated. In one day I'd received extremely harsh...

2011 International World Peace and Prayer Day

The public is invited this summer solstice to the 2011 International World Peace and Prayer Day (WPPD), hosted by the Dakota / Lakota /...

Benedictine Center offers Taize opportunities

The Benedictine Center in Maplewood is offering Taize prayer opportunities for individuals who want to build lives of kindness, simplicity and reconciliation. Taize is...

Unity to Launch 100 Days of Prayer for the Gulf

Unity School of Christianity, in conjunction with Unity churches across the country, is launching 100 days of prayer affirming the recovery of the Gulf...

News from the Edge

INTERSPIRITUAL PRAYER EVENT - A day of "Interspiritual Prayer for Peace and Fulfillment" featuring six faith traditions will take place on Saturday, Jan. 10,...

An Edge Life Expo Survey

My heart. Everything is from the heart - and I seek to operate from the heart. I use my heart and my gut as...