Inviting Closeness with the Other

Archive: Jun 2019

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Inviting Closeness with the Other

June 22

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To care means first of all to empty our own cup and to allow the other to come close to us. It…read…read more

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Your Suffering is my Suffering

June 21

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Compassion means to become close to the one who suffers. But we can come close to another person only when we are…read…read more

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Creating the New World to Come

June 20

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People of prayer are, in the final analysis, people who are able to recognize in others the face of the Messiah. They…read…read more

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Free to be Compassionate

June 19

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If you would ask the Desert Fathers why solitude gives birth to compassion, they would say, “Because it makes us die to…read…read more

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Compassionate Solidarity

June 18

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When we think about the people who have given us hope and have increased the strength of our soul, we might discover…read…read more

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You Are Part of the Human Family

June 17

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One of the greatest human spiritual tasks is to embrace all of humanity, to allow your heart to be a marketplace of…read…read more

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Compassion is Being With

June 16

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Let us not underestimate how hard it is to be compassionate. Compassion is hard because it requires the inner disposition to go…read…read more

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Not Me but God

June 15

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Compassion lies at the heart of our prayer for our fellow human beings. When I pray for the world, I become the…read…read more

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