Tag: slowing down

Another Encouragement to Slow Down

Yesterday Thomas Merton encouraged us to slow down. Today we hear from Bede Griffiiths. So much of modern life is a feverish anticipation of future activity and excitement. We have to learn to step back from this into the freedom and possibility of the… Continue Reading “Another Encouragement to Slow Down”

More Wisdom from Thomas Merton

We must slow down to a human tempo and we’ll begin to have time to listen. – Thomas Merton We all know we ¬†should slow down . . . Why is it so hard for us to do it?