"To the degree that we are present to ourselves, we are in the very same act present to and with the Greater Than Self."
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"Even when we get very, very angry at a particular piece of art, the Spirit is speaking. The question is, what's the anger about? And what's under the anger?"
"It is part of my work to be in dangerous areas. I am happy to be here. I have a calling and a mission to be here. We believe the Gospel should be taught in everyday life no matter the circumstances."
"What diminishment or extinction do we grieve so deeply that we will change our consciousness, lives and actions to grapple with this enormous challenge that now filters like the sun through every part of our lives?"
"Whatever opinion many of us may have as to the cause of emigration, of the fact there is no question."
"We know that we are the ones who are divided and we are the ones who must come back together to walk in the sacred way. . . ."
"If there is injustice, I cannot remain silent when alone in the midst of the majority."
"I come from all over in many colors, in cultures too numerous to mention. I await your welcome, for you know the Christ, and I stand at your door."
"Water flows over these hands. May I use them skillfully to preserve our precious planet."
"The cost of 'being here' means denying the desire to be busy for something far less exciting and far more important — rest in God."
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