Monthly Archives: January 2012

Daily Meditation: January 31, 2012

The Joy of Being Like Others At first sight, joy seems to be connected with being different. When you receive a compliment or win an award, you experience the joy of not being the same as others. You are faster, … Continue reading

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Daily Meditation: January 30, 2012

Choosing Joy Joy is what makes life worth living, but for many joy seems hard to find. They complain that their lives are sorrowful and depressing. What then brings the joy we so much desire? Are some people just lucky, … Continue reading

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Daily Meditation: January 29, 2012

Healing Our Memories Forgiving does not mean forgetting. When we forgive a person, the memory of the wound might stay with us for a long time, even throughout our lives. Sometimes we carry the memory in our bodies as a … Continue reading

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Daily Meditation: January 28, 2012

Forgiving in the Name of God We are all wounded people. Who wounds us? Often those whom we love and those who love us. When we feel rejected, abandoned, abused, manipulated, or violated, it is mostly by people very close … Continue reading

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Daily Meditation: January 27, 2012

Healing Our Hearts Through Forgiveness How can we forgive those who do not want to be forgiven? Our deepest desire is that the forgiveness we offer will be received. This mutuality between giving and receiving is what creates peace and … Continue reading

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Daily Meditation: January 26, 2012

Forgiveness, the Way to Freedom To forgive another person from the heart is an act of liberation. We set that person free from the negative bonds that exist between us. We say, “I no longer hold your offense against you” … Continue reading

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Daily Meditation: January 25, 2012

Receiving Forgiveness There are two sides to forgiveness: giving and receiving. Although at first sight giving seems to be harder, it often appears that we are not able to offer forgiveness to others because we have not been able fully … Continue reading

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