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Exploring Who We Are As Spiritual and Secular

Most of the young people I know, despite having attended Catholic grade school and high school, are “Like, so done with religion.” They may describe themselves as “spiritual but not religious.” Many would probably consider themselves thoroughly secular. Continue reading

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Who We Are As Brains Seeking Happiness – Part I

One day recently, I had an idea. It was prompted by my weeks in India last December, and my reading while there of No Impact Man by Colin Beavan. I’ve written about that experience in my “India Journal” posts on this blog….of all that I learned from Beavan, what stood out for me the most was Beavan’s poignant realization that the completely unanticipated by-product of the experiment was happiness […] Continue reading

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Who We Are As Body And Spirit

Some people ask: “Are we really spiritual beings having a human experience, or are we human beings growing into spiritual beings, through our human experiences?” I have come to see this as the wrong approach. Continue reading

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