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A New Monasticism – Contemplative Living in the Modern World

As the Institutional Church continues its decline, and monastic communities along with it, we are in...

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The Rocks and Stones are Singing

Last week I promised a piece on “the new monasticism.”  That piece will have to wait as our normal lesson is being interrupted by this special message from our sponsor – the Divine – within, without, and all around.  Especially within you and me….AND as we are to now understand, the whole entire universe.  In […]

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The Forgotten Task of the Esoteric Priestess

The Patriarchal/Hierarchical Priestess? Until this moment, we have only been able to define, express and understand the calling of priestess (or priest) within the context of the hierarchical and patriarchal worldview.  As a result, those who have discerned and accepted this calling have done so within the only framework Western culture knowns – that of […]