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Experiencing God

Experiencing God… Not far from our home here in Louisville is Gethsemane, the monastery where the monk and spiritual teacher Fr. Thomas Merton spent his final years. One day, a younger monk approached his mentor, frustrated at what seemed to him to be an impossible task of knowing or experiencing God. “Experiencing God is such a struggle,” he […]

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The Single Greatest Spiritual Truth

What Is the Single Greatest Spiritual Truth You Have Ever Learned? I got asked that question today and, after thinking for a moment, I suppose I would have to answer like this: “As soon as you are disposed to being alone with God you are…no matter where you are: in the city, in the monastery, […]

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