40 Days, March 7

Day 19: Third Sunday in Lent It’s impossible,” said pride. “It’s risky,” said experience. “It’s pointless,” said reason. “Give it a try,” whispered the heart. —Anonymous In this holy season of Lent, we make a pilgrimage with Christ through the desert, as he makes his way to a fateful Jerusalem. As we hear his story

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40 Days, March 6

Day 18 In the stillness of the quiet, if we listen, we can hear the whisper of the heart giving strength to weakness, courage to fear, hope to despair. —Howard Thurman In this holy season of Lent, we make a pilgrimage with Christ through the desert, as he makes his way to a fateful Jerusalem.

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40 Days, March 5

Day 17 Before I can tell my life what I want to do with it, I must listen to my life telling me who I am. —Parker Palmer In this holy season of Lent, we make a pilgrimage with Christ through the desert, as he makes his way to a fateful Jerusalem. As we hear

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40 Days, March 4

Day 16 The soul speaks its truth only under quiet, inviting, and trustworthy conditions. —Parker Palmer In this holy season of Lent, we make a pilgrimage with Christ through the desert, as he makes his way to a fateful Jerusalem. As we hear his story and contemplate his teaching, we engage in reflection and self-assessment,

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40 Days, March 3

Day 15 Good listeners are created as people feel listened to. Listening is a reciprocal process—we become more attentive to others if they have attended to us. —Margaret J. Wheatley In this holy season of Lent, we make a pilgrimage with Christ through the desert, as he makes his way to a fateful Jerusalem. As

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40 Days, March 2

Day 14 It’s not at all hard to understand a person; it’s only hard to listen without bias. —Criss Jami In this holy season of Lent, we make a pilgrimage with Christ through the desert, as he makes his way to a fateful Jerusalem. As we hear his story and contemplate his teaching, we engage

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40 Days, March 1

Day 13 Wisdom is the reward you get for a lifetime of listening when you’d have preferred to talk. —Doug Larson In this holy season of Lent, we make a pilgrimage with Christ through the desert, as he makes his way to a fateful Jerusalem. As we hear his story and contemplate his teaching, we

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40 Days, February 28

Day 12: Second Sunday in Lent The first duty of love is to listen. —Paul Tillich In this holy season of Lent, we make a pilgrimage with Christ through the desert, as he makes his way to a fateful Jerusalem. As we hear his story and contemplate his teaching, we engage in reflection and self-assessment,

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40 Days, February 27

Day 11 All wisdom was the result of listening to one’s own soul. —Paulo Coelho In this holy season of Lent, we make a pilgrimage with Christ through the desert, as he makes his way to a fateful Jerusalem. As we hear his story and contemplate his teaching, we engage in reflection and self-assessment, and

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40 days, February 26

Day 10 The beauty of listening is that those who are listened to start feeling accepted, start taking their words more seriously and discovering their own true selves. —Henri Nouwen In this holy season of Lent, we make a pilgrimage with Christ through the desert, as he makes his way to a fateful Jerusalem. As

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