Tag: meister eckhart

The Magic of Beginnings

And suddenly you know: It’s time to start something new and trust the magic of beginnings. – Meister Eckhart

Greeting the Morning with Gratitude

As has been my custom in these blog posts, all of the posts focus on gratitude, for as the Dominican mystic Meister Eckhart once said, “If the only prayer you ever say it ‘Thank you,’ that will be enough. First thing in the morning,…

Planting and Reaping

What we plant in the soil of contemplation, we shall reap in the harvest of action. – Meister Eckhart

Every Creature Teaches Us of God

Every creature is a word of God and a book about God. – Meister Eckhart

Wishing you a Very Merry Christmas

We are all meant to be mothers of God. What good is it to me if this eternal birth of the divine Son takes place unceasingly, but does not take place within myself? And, what good is it to me if Mary is full…

Christmas Eve – Receiving God

  It is good for a person to receive God Into himself or herself And I call this receptivity the work of a virgin. But it is better When God becomes fruitful within a person. For becoming fruitful as a result of a gift…

The Soil of Contemplation

What we plant in the soil of contemplation, we shall reap in the harvest of action. – Meister Eckhart

We Learn of God through Creation

If the soul could have known God without the world, the world would never have been created. – Meister Eckhart  

Knowing God

If the soul could have known God without the world, the world would never have been created. – Meister Eckhart

Wisdom from the Meister

If the soul could have known God without the world, the world would never have been created. – Meister Eckhart