What emerged today

"Come into being as you pass away"

These words from logion 42 of the Gospel of Thomas came into my mind in face of the U.S. election result. The really shocking piece, is that - as the U.S. as we thought we knew it passes away - for that is definitely what is happening - we are all passing away, all of us who believe and depend and benefit from that mighty nation.

So...what is coming into being? I begin to suspect that if we focus on that question, carry it around inside with an opening for light and insight, not respond to it too fast, what is trying to come into being will make itself known, be it a sobering reality, a greater light, and - most of all - a better, truer way than any of us have been living.

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01.04 | 20:45

Thanks, Mary Beth...that is how it felt in that moment. And still says with me. Thanks for commenting...

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01.04 | 16:45

Have only peeked into your poeming on Easter Sunday...and lo....feel the paschal mystery, soul'd mystery proclaims Exultet...in a very interior manner! Thanks s

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18.03 | 17:38

Edith is our mentor and prophet for the times she knows we are trying to let go, be freed from whatever impedes growth,goodness and giving!

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14.03 | 19:26

Thank you Brenda for providing this resource. Your selection of books make fine companions on life's path, especially at this time.

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