Meditation Theme: Compassion and Caregiving

Daily Meditation

Coming Together in Poverty

March 18

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There are many forms of poverty: economic poverty, physical poverty, emotional poverty, mental poverty, and spiritual poverty. As long as we relate…read more

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Not Breaking the Bruised Reeds

March 17

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Some of us tend to do away with things that are slightly damaged. Instead of repairing them we say: “Well, I don’t…read more

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An Honest Being-With

March 15

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Being with a friend in great pain is not easy. It makes us uncomfortable. We do not know what to do or…read more

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Bringing the Spirit Through Leaving

March 14

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It is often in our absence that the Spirit of God manifests itself. When Jesus left his disciples he said: “It is…read more

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Absence That Creates Presence

March 13

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It is good to visit people who are sick, dying, shut in, handicapped, or lonely. But it is also important not to…read more

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The Spirit of Jesus Listening in Us

March 12

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Listening in the spiritual life is much more than a psychological strategy to help others discover themselves. In the spiritual life the…read more

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Listening as Spiritual Hospitality

March 11

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To listen is very hard, because it asks of us so much interior stability that we no longer need to prove ourselves…read more

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Our Unique Call

March 10

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So many terrible things happen every day that we start wondering whether the few things we do ourselves make any sense. When…read more

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