20:31 – A Sunday talk from The Center for Spiritual Living North Jersey by Rev. Michelle Wadleigh.
We often say we want happiness or health or wealth and yet so often, our actions do not support our wants, hopes and dreams. Ask yourself: What am I willing to give up in order to receive my happiness?
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“The universe is wider than our views of it.”
–Henry David Thoreau
“The beauty of a living thing is not the atoms that go into it, but the way those atoms are put together.”
“No known roof is as beautiful as the skies above.
READINGS: ANCIENT & MODERN
From the Book of Wisdom, Chapter 1, Verses 7-8, 12-15
“The Great Work, Our Way into the Future” by Thomas Berry
“Crossing into Deep Time: A Calling and a Response”
Miriam MacGillis, OP
Liturgist: Frank Ippolito
TODAY’S SERVICE IS BEING LED BY MIRIAM MACGILLIS, OP
Miriam is a member of the Sisters of St. Dominic of Caldwell, NJ. Since 1980 she has lived and worked at Genesis Farm, which she co-founded in Blairstown, NJ with the sponsorship of her Dominican Congregation. The Farm explores the new insights and implications for the human community derived from the scientific story of an evolving Universe and living planet. It promotes bioregionalism, sustainability and a deeper and more comprehensive understanding of ethics for resolving the ecological crises of our times.
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