Guy Finley talks about the fact that every moment is new and untouched, and if we cannot see that fact it is because we are seeing life through the eyes of an old nature that is comfortable only with what is familiar. [audio mp3="http://www.beliefnet.com/columnists/lettinggo/files/2016/04/20160224_shorttalk_sm.mp3"][/audio]
Today's guest post comes from Suzanna Krivulskaya. Suzanna is a Ph.D. student in U.S. History at the University of Notre Dame. She studies U.S. religion, gender, sexuality, and scandal in the nineteenth and twentieth centuries. Suzanna...Show More Summary
12 The Litany Of The Great Compassionate One
In the morning service at Amida Shu temples and gatherings there is a passage that begins “Your radiant face, like a mountain peak catching the first burst of morning light,...
Huge thanks to Satya for these: Nien Fo Book: The service book of the Amida Order Summary of Faith and Practice p1 The Scripture of Quan Shi Yin p2 Offering...
The podcast Oh No, Ross and Carrie! features the hosts, Ross Blocher and Carrie Poppy, going undercover into different places and reporting on their experiences. They've done it with 9/11 "Truther" groups, Mormons, and exorcists.And now, for their latest episode, they've joined the Church of Scientology.
Presidential candidate Ted Cruz spoke with CitizenLink’s Paul Weber as part of our presidential teleconference series. Weber spoke with Cruz about many topics, including his deeply held faith. “As a Christian, I try to approach each day and each major challenge in prayer, seeking the Lord’s guidance,” Cruz said. “I think that any president who […]
CitizenLink caught Marco Rubio on a campaign stop in New Hampshire last week. He was delayed getting to it by the big snow storm, but took a few minutes to chat with CitizenLink President and CEO Paul Weber. Here’s what Rubio had to say about the role his faith would play in his presidency. “I’m […]
If Donald Trump is as pious as he claims to be, he's doing a horrible job of winning over the Republican Party's Christian base.He bungled a Bible verse, blamed a Christian leader for the error, said he doesn't ask God for forgiveness...Show More Summary
I gave a talk on the theme of Surrender to the Leeds Meditation Group 19th December, 2015. We were all sitting in formal meditation and I’d recommend you listen while not doing anything else. I had it in mind before I started I’d publish it here for you all and hope you are able to … Continue reading Surrender to Life – Audio ?
Deacon Sabatino of the Institute of Catholic Culture has brought to my attention the recent talk about the O antiphons for the last week of Advent. As well as the talk, which is available on audio and video, there is a recording of the Compline which was prayed on the occasion. Show More Summary
(UPDATED) Attack at abortion clinic leaves three dead and nine wounded. Members of Hope Chapel in Colorado Springs gave thanks on Sunday for the life of Garrett Swasey, a church elder and police officer who was killed on Friday in aShow More Summary
Looking from afar, behold I see the power of God coming, and a cloud covering all the land: go ye to meet him and say: Tell us if thou art the one, who art to rule in the people of Israel. V. All you that are earthborn, and you sons of men: both rich and poor together, g o ye out to meet him and say. Show More Summary
Click here to listen to Three Remarkable Indian Saints if you do not see the player above. The podcast length is 27:15 minutes. Swami Sivananda-Hridayananda The next heart-treasure I want to tell you about is Swami Sivananda-Hridayananda of Sivananda Ashram. Show More Summary
Click here to listen to Memories of Sri Maitri Devi if you do not see the player above. The podcast length is 15:03 minutes. My first trip to India I was always in walking distance of at least one saint. And sometimes I was living with them. Show More Summary
Click here to listen to The Monk That Challenged Lenin: Yogeshwar Brahmachari if you do not see the player above. The podcast length is 15:48 minutes. I first saw Sri Yogeshwar Brahmachari at the birthday celebration of Anandamayi Ma in 1971. Show More Summary
Click here to listen to Raihana Tyabji, the Moslem Saint Who Worshiped Krishna if you do not see the player above. The podcast length is 25:48 minutes. One afternoon in India in a conversation my friend Rani Bhan told me about Raihana Tyabji, a Moslem saint, an associate of Gandhi, who lived in Delhi. Show More Summary
In a radio interview, Stuart Shepard explains why a federal judge was wrong to send a county clerk to jail, and what state legislatures could be doing to protect Christian elected officials. He also offers some observations on the most recent presidential debate. His conversation with Bob Crittenden was heard on Faith Radio in Alabama […]
In this short talk, Guy Finley talks about how an authentic struggle is necessary in order to realize the flowering of the goodness that is seeded within us. [audio mp3="http://www.beliefnet.com/columnists/lettinggo/files/2015/08/20150524_shorttalk.mp3"][/audio]
Click here to listen to Memories of Didima (Swami Muktananda Giri), Mother of Anandamayi Ma if you do not see the player above. The podcast length is 16:55 minutes. Swami Muktananda Giri, the mother of Anandamayi Ma In America before...Show More Summary