Tag: rumi

Let Us Be Healed by Awe

Awe is the salve that will heal our eyes. – Rumi

A Word from My Favorite Poet – Rumi

We are departing for the skies. Who has a mind for sightseeing? -Rumi

Let the Beauty We Love Be what We Do

Let the beauty we love be what we do. There are a hundred ways to kneel and kiss the ground. – Rumi

Heart Touching Words of Rumi

– Jalaluddin Rumi Essential Rumi, versions by Coleman Barks

The Wonders Around Us

Observe the wonders as they occur around you. Don’t claim them. Feel the artistry moving through and be silent. – Jalaluddin Rumi

The Blessings of Gratitude

Thankfulness brings you to the place where the Beloved lives. – Jalaluddin Rumi

Let Yourself Be Drawn

Let yourself be silently drawn by the strange pull of what you really love. It will not lead you astray. – Jalaluddin Rumi Essential Rumi, versions by Coleman Barks

How to Choose the Way We Live Our Lives

As the Vocation Minister for our congregation of Dominican Sisters, I am often asked about how to choose from among the many wonderful possibilities of vocations. It is easy for us to choose when Choice A is clearly good, and Choice B is clearly… Continue Reading “How to Choose the Way We Live Our Lives”

Those Who Fish, Rise Early

It is a New Year . . . has been for ten days now. Our Christmas Season ended on Sunday, the Feast of the Epiphany . . . yesterday we celebrated the Baptism of the Lord . . . and today Jesus calls his… Continue Reading “Those Who Fish, Rise Early”