Knowing God

Rejoice in the Lord always; again I will say, rejoice. Let your reasonableness be known to everyone. The Lord is at hand; do not be anxious about anything, but in everything by prayer and supplication with thanksgiving let your requests be made known to God. And the peace of God, which surpasses all understanding, willContinue reading “Knowing God”

Charlotte Joko Beck and the Truth of Ordinary Experience

Charlotte Joko Beck was one of the best-known American Zen teachers. Her book Everyday Zen is her attempt to convey the gist of her teachings in writing. A large number of books about spirituality and meditation exist, and all of them are plagued by the problem that it is intrinsically difficult to write about something that is,Continue reading “Charlotte Joko Beck and the Truth of Ordinary Experience”