Category: Love

Love All

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… Continue Reading “Love All”

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

A Good Reason to Slow Down

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

Morning, a Sign of God’s Compassion

Whatever God does, the first outburst is always compassion. – Meister Eckhart

Our World, Full of God’s Gifts

You have given me Your love, filling the world with Your gifts. – Rabindranath Tagore, The Heart of God

An Added Benefit of Kindness

Kindness does wonderful things to a face. -Dixie Doyle

Love Never Fails

Today’s reading is that beloved passage from Paul’s letter to the Corinthians about love. It speaks for itself. Love is patient, love is kind. It is not jealous, it is not pompous, it is not inflated, it is not rude, it does not seek… Continue Reading “Love Never Fails”

Let Us Handle One Another Delicately

Delicate Iris The finest qualities of our nature, like the bloom on fruits, can be preserved only by the most delicate handling. -Henry David Thoreau That being said, we should be delicate with one another. Walden

Weekly Photo Challenge: Love

We will hear the thoughts below later this week when 1 Corinthians 13 is quoted. Today we hear from Reinhold Niebuhr. Nothing worth doing is completed in our lifetime; therefore, we must be saved by hope. Nothing true or beautiful makes complete sense in… Continue Reading “Weekly Photo Challenge: Love”

May We All Become Lovers

May those whose hell it is to hate and hurt be turned into lovers bringing flowers. Shantideva, 8th century