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Notes from Thomas Merton

“I can imagine no other joy on earth than to have a hermitage and to be at peace in it, to live in silence, to think and write, to listen to the wind and to all the voices of the … Continue reading

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Responding to Merton

Praise Him? Who is He? God the Father, the Son and the Holy Ghost. He is that He is. The Nameless. He is Love. I do not know who He is. There is no connection to Him. It is not … Continue reading

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The Suffering Spark II

…… DT Suzuki I was reading a short chapter, Is Buddhism Life-Denying? (apparently this misunderstanding of Buddhism, especially Mahayana, has been prevalent in the West since the 19th Century, which just goes to show the problem of believing any culturally … Continue reading

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