“Contemplation is to view, to consider with attention a line from a poem, scriptural verse or saying and keep going over it, wondering what the author meant…what it means to you…how it applies to philosophy or looking at it in a hundred different ways, but never trying to hold it, force it or keep it, simply being interested in it, as it holds the attention.”
~ Paul Twitchell
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“Disasters work like alarm clocks to the world, hence God allows them. They are shouting, ‘Wake up! Love! Pray!”
~ Criss Jami
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The larger, more massive an event is, the more it affects the whole country. Although the Boulder County Floods were a local event, it has national consequences. The meaning is widespread.
To discern the meaning, we look at the flooding as a ‘cultural dream’ representing the national psyche.
The nation is facing a crisis of epic proportions. Read more