Selected readings and prayers from recent services at The Threshold

 

From the service on February 9, 2013

You Know My Sould

--from Dialogues with Silence: Prayers & Drawings by Thomas Merton, edited by Jonathan Montaldo

 

From the service on November 25, 2012

Endings Become Beginnings

--from Living the Wisdom of the Tao Living the Wisdom of the Tao by Dr. Wayne W. Dyer

 

From the service on September 16, 2012

Forgiving Ourselves

--Kent Nerburn

 

From the service on June 24, 2012

Listening to your Life

--Frederick Buechner

From the service on June 17, 2012

Time as a Circle

--from Anam Cara, Spiritual Wisdom from the Celtic World by John O'Donohue

 

From the service on May 27, 2012

Healing Through the Generations

--Thich Nhat Hanh

 

From the service on April 29, 2012

Compassion

--Jean Shinoda Bolen, The Goddesses in Older Women

 

From the service on Easter Sunday April 8, 2012

Triumphant Joy

--Sister Wendy

 

From the service on March 11, 2012

Listening

--Sue Bender

 

From the service on February 26, 2012

We are Children of the Earth 

--John O'Donohue

 

From the service on February 19, 2012

Prospective Immigrants Please Note

--by Adrienne Rich

 

From the service on January 29, 2012

About Forgiveness

--by Mark Nepo

 

From the service on January 15, 2012

Coming Home

--Betsy Caprio and Thomas M. Hedberg, "A Map for the Journey," in Coming Home, A Handbook for Exploring the Sanctuary Within

 

From the service on January 1, 2012

Eternity

--Frederick Buechner, Wishful Thinking, A Theological ABC

 

New Year's Blessing Prayer for Clocks and Calendars January 1, 2012 (2)

--Edward Hays, Prayers for the Domestic Church, A Handbook for Worship in the Home

 

From the service on December 18, 2011

Love of Enemies in South Africa

--Story first told by Stanley Green, CEO of Mennonite Mission Network, and

published in the Spring 2000 issue of Missions NOW

 

From the service on December 11, 2011

The Art Spirit

--Selection from "The Art Spirit" by Robert Henri

 

From the service on December 4, 2011

Patient Trust 

--Pierre Teilhard de Chardin SJ

 Hearts on Fire, Praying with Jesuits, collected and edited by Michael Harter SJ