The Importance of Spiritual Exercises

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A Walk in the Rose Garden

DSCF0049Come, take my hand, and walk with me in the garden for a while and we will have our ‘friendly conversation’.

The garden is a symbol of beauty and peace. In the garden are sweet-smelling roses with beautiful colours and shapes, there is the soft sound of water and the freshness in the air from the water. The little birds are enjoying themselves and voicing their delight.

So too we are happy here, you and I, in this moment, rejoicing in the beauty of God’s creation and the pleasant experiences of the human condition, of being alive and creative and at peace. In the midst of the turmoil of human ambition and tragedy, in the whirlpool of human machination and manipulation Continue reading