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The Monastic Way – Christine Valters Paintner

February 2, 2018

“The monastic way values leisure, rest, play, presence, and time spent doing nothing. It breaks open our conventional categories of what is valuable, much as the Fool or Prophet might challenge.”

Christine Valters Paintner, PhD Illuminating the Way: Embracing the Wisdom of Monks and Mystics

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  1. thegreeningspirit permalink

    I love this quote, Michael..it captures the way I live..and there is such a richness. I adore Christine Valteres Paintner too..she feels like Soul-Kin.

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