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Prayer is Renunciation?

  I’ve been a minister for 17 years and I still wonder about prayer.  What is it and does it work? Even though I wonder about prayer, I’m always glad to offer it and receive it. The Sunday before I … Continue reading

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Touching Feet

Nipun and I walked together down a brick path at the retreat center. “See that man over there making brooms?” Nipun said. I saw an elderly gentleman with greying hair and kind eyes.  He was dressed in white as he … Continue reading

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From Coffin to Cloister

The trip from Southern California to Ahmedabad India is 29 hours, door to door…. Years ago, I had a job as the Cat Handler for a Broadway Tour .  We flew someplace every few weeks.  I was afraid of flying … Continue reading

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