Thoughts on God"s mother and ours
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Published by Bruce in Milwaukee .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Mary, -- Blessed Virgin, Saint -- Meditations.

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Edition Notes

# 021938

Statementby J.E. Moffatt, S.J.
SeriesMinute meditations -- series 1
The Physical Object
Pagination80 p. ;
Number of Pages80
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18253849M
LC Control Number32011913

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  Mary, the Mother of God and Our Mother Contemplating Our Lady as mother of Jesus when He was an infant and little boy, it is easy to imagine her doing all the things mothers do for their children – singing Him to sleep, kissing a skinned knee if He fell while at play, holding His hands helping Him to balance as He was first learning to walk.   The mother of Proverbs –31 provides food, makes clothes, and deals with finances. In other words, the whole house would fall apart without the mother. Without mothers, we would be naked, hungry, and afraid. So, mothers are a visual picture of God’s tangible care for us through the church. Moms Have Faith, Not Necessarily Children. Who Is God's Mother? Is this a good way to introduce a new book? There should be a contest for free copies. Great gift idea for someone you care about - This devotional can be hilarious for a one page a day read - or thought provoking and quite spiritual/5(2). Who Is God's Mother? examines the traditional textual explanations of the history of man and religion against the backdrop of paranormal phenomena. Drawing on his own visions and dreams of demons, aliens, and religious figures, author Paul R. Bland presents a fascinating insight into some of life's greatest enigmas that will enthrall any reader Author: Paul Bland.

  Mother’s Day got me thinking about how the family is truly a representative of the divine and God’s desire for us to be in union. It’s no surprise that the Judeo-Christian tradition lavishly uses metaphors of familial relationships: Father and Son, sister and brother, bride and bridegroom, Blessed Mother.   In honor of Mother’s Day, I thought it might be good to pull out the resources I used for that original article about comparing God to a loving mother. Here are what some famous Christians and biblical authors saw. It’s funny how many of these writers were men comparing God to a mother. Some bible imagery comparing God to a mother. We live in God, and God does, literally, live in us. The Urantia Book designates this fragment of God the Thought Adjuster. Its job is to help attune our thoughts and our minds towards the recognition of the always desirable will of God. "It is your thoughts, not your feelings, that lead you Godward.".   Men go abroad to admire the heights of mountains, the mighty waves of the sea, the broad tides of rivers, the compass of the ocean, and the circuits of the stars, yet pass over the mystery of themselves without a thought. – Confessions. On Prestige in Ministry. No man can be a good bishop if he loves his title but not his task. – City of God.

quotes from Richard Rohr: 'We do not think ourselves into new ways of living, we live ourselves into new ways of thinking.', 'Most of us were taught that God would love us if and when we change. In fact, God loves you so that you can change. What empowers change, what makes you desirous of change is the experience of love. It is that inherent experience of love that becomes the engine of.   Don’t forget to also read these inspirational father son quotes.. Mother and son quotes to celebrate their bond. “A mother is the truest friend we have, when trials, heavy and sudden, fall upon us; when adversity takes the place of prosperity; when friends who rejoice with us in our sunshine, desert us when troubles thicken around us, still will she cling to us, and endeavor by her. Even more, God is our Mother. It was a profound, brave statement; one that did not get the attention it deserved. One that wasn’t unpacked and contemplated like it should have been.   Created in honor of Mother’s Day, God our Mother is a liturgy that explores both the scriptures that speak of God in a maternal context and the limits of human language in describing an infinite God. God Our Mother includes an apophatic contemplative tic disciplines seek to push beyond language and rational thinking in the context of God’s Holiness, and can be very .