Posts made in July, 2007

[Anthony] de Mello’s Most Important Question.

July 3, 2007 [Anthony] de Mello’s Most Important Question. by Ted Burnett The late Fr. Anthony de Mello stated the most important question we have to ask ourselves is not who is God, or what is the meaning of life, but instead it is, who am I? After 18 years in recovery, I believe de Mello, a Jesuit priest from India and an American-trained psychotherapist, who wrote several books on spirituality and spoke at conferences all over the world, was correct. Figuring out oneself is one heck of a journey after years or even decades of living in total insanity. It is scary learning and facing the truth about ourselves. However, the rewards for trudging through life and growing in awareness are great. It requires constantly questioning our “old ideas” as they...

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