Tag: landscape

Creation Continues

The earth’s crust has not yet stopped heaving and plunging under our feet. Mountain ranges are still being thrust up on the horizon. Granites are still growing under the continental masses. Nor has the organic world ceased to produce new buds at the times… Continue Reading “Creation Continues”

Go On Pilgrimage

Unlike mere travel, a pilgrimage is a journey into the landscape of the soul. • Vivienne Hull in Pilgrim Heart by Sarah York

What Can We Not Live Without?

One can live about forty days without food, about three days without water, about eight minutes without air, but only for one second without hope” –Source Unknown

Proust on Truly Seeing

I have always appreciated this quote by Marcel Proust: The voyage of discovery is not in seeking new landscapes but in having new eyes.

To See Afresh

The freshness of my eyes is given to me in prayer. – Attributed to the Prophet Muhammad

Eternity in Nature

What nature delivers to us is never stale. Because what nature creates has eternity in it. – Isaac Bashevis Singer

Gratefulness for the Source of Love

To be grateful is to recognize the love of God in everything [God]has given us…and [God] has given us everything. Every breath we draw is a gift of [God’s] love, every moment of existence is a grace, for it brings with it immense graces from… Continue Reading “Gratefulness for the Source of Love”