"Does not Wisdom call, does not understanding raise her voice? ...Hear, for I will speak noble things, and from my lips will come what is right." (Proverbs 8:1,6)
You can safely assume that you've created God in your own image, when it turns out that God hates all the same people you do.
Ellie, I don't remember whose blog I found this on, but I found it in the last few weeks. It says the same thing Anne Lamott does, and it's very beautiful. Thank you, for this blog and for Meditation Matters. They've helped a lot.
In the mid-70's there was a character on Sesame Street who said, "You have the mind of A flea," to someone else. Me too, sometimes.http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mbcLArwrtN8
Thank you so much, Kate. This is powerful, powerful. I've posted it at the top of the blog.
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