Monthly Archives: November 2011

Gratitude as Mindfulness: The 12 Step Ethic- A Thanksgiving Meditation

“We are like passengers of a great liner the moment after rescue from shipwreck when camaraderie, joyousness and democracy pervade the vessel from steerage to Captain’s table.  Unlike the feelings of the ship’s passengers, however our joy in escape from … Continue reading

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The Penn State Situation and Making Amends

In thinking about what people of faith can learn from the 12 Step programs, I talk a lot about the 4th and 9th and Steps and their suggestions that “we made a searching and fearless moral inventory” of our lives, … Continue reading

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