The Universality of Mystical Experiences

I was editing an essay for a university religion class for my youngest about mystical experiences when I was struck by this quote. Read mystical literature from anywhere around the world and you will discover  “passages that speak of mystical, self-transcending participation in an ultimate reality that is far more important than the momentary evils that…… Continue reading The Universality of Mystical Experiences

The Bride of Christ for Others

Lawn Chair Catechism: Concluding Thoughts I was reduced to tears as I read Sarah’s summation about her impressions of Forming Intentional Disciples: The Path to Knowing and Following Jesus,  I was particularly struck by the idea of kerygma, the idea that Jesus is the whole reason for everything we do. Period. We have to have…… Continue reading The Bride of Christ for Others