2013 CMF Lenten Beatitudes

Lent 1: Blessed are those who make space


Making space through Attentive Silence:

+ Rumi said, “Silence is the language of God, all else is poor translation.”

+ Father Thomas Keating said, “Silence is God’s first language.”


Making space through Availability in our Relationships:

+ When we make ourselves available to one another, we open ourselves to that of God in the other, and that of God in ourselves which wishes to commune with the other.


Lent 2 Coming up: Blessed are the decentered