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Wednesday of Hope – Ash Wednesday

On this Ash Wednesday, what more can we hope to be than this?

Strive to be uncynical, to be a hope-giving force, to be a steward of substance.

– Maria Popova

Seeing through the Beloved’s Eyes

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Borrow the Beloved’s eyes. Look through them and you’ll see the Beloved’s face everywhere. No tiredness, no jaded boredom…things you have hated will become helpers.
–  Jalaluddin Rumi, translated by Coleman Barks, We Are Three

Let Us Live the Questions

We live on the brink of disaster because we do not know how to let life alone. We do not respect the living and fruitful contradictions and paradoxes of which true life is full.
– Thomas Merton
How could we not but leave this alone?

                                                                  How could we not but leave this alone?