Tag Archives: questions

Living the Questions

Fifth Friday “Be patient toward all that is unsolved in your heart and try to love the questions themselves, like locked rooms and like books that are now written in a very foreign tongue. Do not now seek the answers, … Continue reading

Posted in centering prayer, humility, Love, prayer, presence | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Tilting at Windmills

So bugles blow golden and banners fly blue, but these days the castle’s just drywall and glue, and tilting at windmills is the best you can do, with the black knight of time on your lawn.          … Continue reading

Posted in God, Love | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

The Value of Questions

I spent the first half of my life looking for answers.  Now I’m more interested in asking the right questions.  Some of them are unanswerable, full of paradox and mystery.  That seems more real, because life doesn’t fit neatly into … Continue reading

Posted in faith | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

Is love linear?

I’ve been seeing a spiritual director for a few months now.   The main benefit to me is it helps me ask the right questions.  I have much to learn, and unlearn.   In our last session I was talking with her … Continue reading

Posted in Love | Tagged , , , , | 5 Comments