To listen with exquisite attention is a unique act of loving, never to happen again. Sacred
Love is not a noun. Nor a goal. Love is creating. Uniquely.
Do you think we mistake a broken ego for a broken heart?
Whom shall I love? “Whichever one needs it most in the moment.” For she or he is the Christface set before me.
Forget “One day at a time,” or, “Live in the moment,” if you aren’t up to them… What IS naturally human is relationship. Relate to one Christface at a time. As each comes.
[6 minute read] [see also resource index] [A shorter 1-minute version of below, extricated from any Dark Night contexts, is here.] Most narrowly, the phrase originates from a Spanish poem (Dark Night) centuries ago. Its author wrote explications of the poem which speak of two metaphorical nights that purge the soul to approach divine unionContinue reading “Dark Night of the Soul (4) – Introductory Musings: Exemplary Lessons?”