Two Quotes: Practice, God, the Space Between Us

by | Mar 17, 2006

“Be soft in your practice. Think of the method as a fine silvery stream, not a raging waterfall. Have faith in its course. It will go its own way, meandering here, trickling there. It will find the grooves, the cracks, the crevices. Just follow it. Never let it out of your sight. It will carry you.” Sheng Jen
“[T]here exists within every person a non-functioning or sub-functioning memory within the heart; and when activated through noetic prayer it has perpetual memory of God, which contributes to the normalization of all of a person’s other relations.” John Romanides, Orthodox theologian