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Why Spirituality?

October 3, 2013 688 Comments
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Why would you want to connect to spirit? What would the value of being aligned with spirit?  First I think it is about being centered.  When we are connected with spirit we feel centered and balanced. Feeling balanced gives us perspective.  We can appreciate the bigger picture.  We know that there are forces beyond the …

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Spirituality and religion

July 16, 2013 714 Comments
anichurch

Traditionally,  religion and spirituality were synonymous.  We went to church, believed the doctrines and participated in the rites and rituals.   The intention of the services and traditions was to provide ways for us to connect with God and  feel our spiritual natures.   The ideal of religion is good but I believe its implementation …

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What is a spiritual path?

February 22, 2013 1,000 Comments

One of the aspects in the Wikkepedia definition of Spirituality was the idea that there is a spiritual path to enlightenment.  M. Scott Peck says.  “The great awareness comes slowly, piece by piece. The path of spiritual growth is a path of lifelong learning. The experience of spiritual power is basically a joyful one.” I …

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What is Spirituality?

January 30, 2013 1,378 Comments
dalai_lama

Before we can define Spirituality I think we need to say what spirituality is not.  It is not religion. There are religious people who live their spirituality but there are many people who are religious who are not spiritual.  These people go to church..spout a doctrine…appear devout…but do not live or practice the spiritual basis …

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