Seeking the Soul of Beauty

"The world as pure object is something that is not there. It is not a reality outside us for which we exist.... It is a living and self-creating mystery of which I am myself a part, to which I am myself, my own unique door."
- Thomas Merton

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1 Exploring Mysticism

The mystic quest for understanding the human purpose is discussed. Several spiritual leaders talk about their explorations into the mystery of mysticism. People’s spiritual needs have been expressed through the centuries across the essential religious experiences of human kind. Mystics traveling on a mystical journey are found at the center of every single spiritual tradition. […]

Beauty

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A Beauty Workshop

Fr Joe answers the question: “Why to take a Beauty Workshop?” Click the “ClassR…

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Sacred Places

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Chimayo

A Pilgrimage to el santuario de Jesucristo de Esquipulas en Chimayo — the Sanctuary at Chimayo.…

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Icons

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Icons and Beauty

Father Paul Fromberg, Rector of St. Gregory of Nyssa Episcopal Church in San Francisco, and icon pai…

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Gardens

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Dick Hall’s Garden: In Memoriam

Dick was a good friend and a gentle soul, who died last week. He propagated irises to give to his ma…

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Meditations

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Mystical Knowing

Mary Reed, the “Unwitting Mystic” talks about meditation, contemplation, and the experie…

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