“His Interspiritual Thought”

The significant theme in Bede Griffiths: An Introduction to His Interspiritual Thought by Wayne Teasdale is his interspirituality. In addition, this book, surprisingly, pulls together all of the major thoughts in my previous blog posts: Teasdale in “Each of Us is Called to be a Mystic” and Ram Dass in “With Joy and Suffering” andContinue reading ““His Interspiritual Thought””

“Our Vulnerability is our Strength”

Wild Mercy: Living the Fierce and Tender Wisdom of the Woman Mystics by Mirabai Starr (Sounds True, 2019). Throughout this wonderful telling of Starr’s own life and that of many women mystics, she claims “The tender attributes of the feminine do not render her weak and ineffectual. They glorify her.” And, as in the titleContinue reading ““Our Vulnerability is our Strength””