12/2/17 3:40 PM
Is there some part of you seeking an escape from the stress of a lengthy Christmas to-do list and the prattling advertisements that saturate the airwaves long before December? Are you distracted, perhaps even burdened, by how upbeat everyone is expected to be during this “most wonderful time of the year”? It’s all too much,...Read More...
12/7/16 1:41 PM
Advent is often touted as the Season of Waiting, but sometimes we forget exactly what waiting means because most of us live in an instant society. Many get what they want when they want, and truly have a minimal experience of waiting for anything.
12/5/15 8:57 PM
The angel was frightened by this assignment more than any he had he up to this point in eternity.
In fact, it made the other assignments seem like child's play.
At times, he wished he could be like the other angels – you know – come in with a flare, dazzle them with the message and leave...Read More...
11/26/15 6:37 AM
In The Nine Ways of Prayer, Simon Tugwell, OP offers us a glimpse of St. Dominic. A prayerful man, Dominic often prayed through gestures most often while lying prostrate before God. ‘His heart,’ we are told, ‘would be pricked with compunction, and he would blush at himself and say, sometimes loudly enough for it actually...Read More...
About Living Mindfully
The stories and thoughts we share here are to help bring wholeness, life, and joy to all areas of your life. Here, you’ll find everything from Gospel reflections to advice on how to better serve others, pray more deeply, make time for yourself, and care for our beautiful Earth. These are ideas for service, mindfulness, and spirituality that we love, and that we hope will help nourish you every day.