Dorian and David have a conversation about the elusive nature of Jesus’ teachings–especially the parables.
“John proclaimed the coming of a new reality which was already breaking in—the ‘Realm of Heaven.’ In John’s gospel, Jesus referred to it as “eternal life.” Paul called it ‘the New Creation,’ while John the Revelator saw it as the ‘New Earth.’”
Dorian and David explore the spiritual practice of guidance, discernment, and spiritual direction.
Joseph Campbell said it well: “You must give up the life you planned in order to have the life that is waiting for you.”
“As I light this flame, I lay myself before Thee.” (Ancient Celtic Prayer)
Dorian and David discuss the ancient monastic prayer traditionally called, “The Jesus Prayer.”
Mason and Morrison discuss the works of John Philip Newell and their influence on the formation of Desert Rain Community.
Dorian and David discuss religion’s purpose of helping people “translate the world,” but so often fails in helping people take the next step into transformation.
Dorian and David talk about the significance of All Saints and Souls Days and our connection to the communion of the saints.