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The Human In Me Honors The Human In You

Spiritual bypassing is a common ‘malpractice’ amongst the New Age community and spiritual circles. I, too, fell into the trap at one point. First coined by American psychotherapist John Welwood in 1984, it is “the use of spiritual practices and beliefs to avoid … Continue reading

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The Healing Of Pain: Finding the End to Suffering

The goal is not to get rid of the pain. The goal is to enter it. Go through the pain. Feel it and feel through the pain. The way out of the pain is to go through it. Pain is … Continue reading

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If I Have Truly Forgiven, Why Am I Still Remembering and Feeling the Pain?

(This post is in collaboration with Leigh Gaitskill, Not Just Sassy On the Inside, who came up with this brilliant idea of inviting bloggers to write about Forgiveness. A huge topic. Something that I am still figuring out myself. And … Continue reading

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Forgiving And Letting God Take Care Of Everything – Part 3 of 6

(Continued from Am I not supposed to forgive seventy seven times and doesn’t forgiveness mean reconciliation? – Part 2 of 6) “Ipagpasa-Diyos mo na lang yan (Just leave everything up to God)”. This is a commonly held belief amongst Filipinos.  … Continue reading

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I am annoyed, I am angry, I am upset.…How unspiritual can that be? — The trap of spiritual bypassing

A month ago, I lost my patience over the annoying school construction project at the adjacent property.  I reached the end of my rope and wrote a letter to the school president.  From a higher perspective, I thought that the … Continue reading

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