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Posts from the ‘Love’ Category

Love that Can Bridge All Divisions

In a world so torn apart by rivalry, anger, and hatred, we have the privileged vocation to be living signs of a love that can bridge all divisions and heal all wounds.

– Henri Nouwen

Acting Compassionately Naturally

When we know ourselves to be connected to all others, acting compassionately is simply the natural thing to do.

– Rachel Naomi Remen

The Best Seeds to Plant

When you plant a seed of love, it is you that blossoms.

– Ma Jaya Sati

Love Radiating like a Flower

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Just as a flower gives out its fragrance to whomsoever approaches or uses it, so love from within us radiates towards everybody and manifests as spontaneous service.
– Swami Ramdas

Love All

Love every creature . . .  Of course koalas are pretty easy to love. What about some of the others?

Love every creature . . . Of course koalas are pretty easy to love. What about some of the others?

Love all that has been created by God, both the whole and every grain of sand. Love every leaf and every ray of light. Love the beasts and the birds, love the plants, love every separate fragment. If you love each separate fragment, you will understand the mystery of the whole resting in God.

– Fyodor Dostoevsky

Can Love Ever Fail?

An act of love that fails is just as much a part of the divine life as an act of love that succeeds, for love is measured by its own fullness, not by its reception.
– Harold Loukes
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A Good Reason to Slow Down

My, how busy we become when we lose sight of how God loves us.

– Julian of Norwich

It's hard to find a place busier than Grand Central Station

It’s hard to find a place busier than Grand Central Station