Sunday, July 12, 2015

Attitude adjustment

Fr. Keating offers some challenging thoughts about God's goodness. However, the starting point, is the first chapter of Genesis, when God saw that it was "all good."  I have added the italics below.

"The seventh Fruit of the Spirit is Goodness. Goodness is the affirmation of the creation as good, together with a sense of oneness with the universe and everything God created. It recognizes the beauty of all creation in spite of the damage that human selfishness has imposed upon it. As a result gratitude toward God abounds in our hearts and a positive attitude characterizes our relationship with others and with the wear and tear of daily life.” Fr. Thomas Keating


Hells Canyon, near the Saddle Creek campground, Oregon

1 comment:

  1. Asia is at this moment the most important playing market, however that's not actually an sudden truth, since inhabitants of Asia make up greater than 60% of the world’s inhabitants. Chambers and Partners make no illustration or endorsement of the quality and providers provided by 온라인카지노 firms or companies that may be|that could be|which might be} found on this web site. Although the GRAC generally doesn't give age rankings for fantasy sports, {there is|there's|there might be} growing controversy on whether or not fantasy sports represent speculative gaming. Recently, the KFTC has initiated an investigation against a serious Korean gaming firm relating to loot boxes.

    ReplyDelete