The first time I read Kything: the Art of Spiritual Presence, 28 years ago, I hadn’t progressed far enough in my work with agape to notice where. Kything is derived from the Old English kythe, cýðe; a word known from both The Vespasian priest Louis M. Savary and Patricia H. Berne have created a handbook for kything as a spiritual practice, in Kything: The Art of Spiritual Presence. Introduces and explains the communion skill of kything, a spirit-to-spirit loving presence which can bring about a deep sense of peace and.

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If you realize this, you can share on ordinary days what you would normally share when saying farewell — and grow closer.

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There is a tendency for the sort of people interested in kything things to be Luddites, but this need not be. With wine, the realization that I only have a little amount and it will soon be gone keeps me from absently quaffing glass after glass; when I have a glass of wine, I sometimes close my eyes and am able to taste it so intensely that I am not aware of anything spiitual.

At one point in the music, I was kytging the same thing as I do when I hold a sip of wine in my mouth, close my eyes, and savor it — Tbe was concentrating on it so intensely that I was not aware of anything else in a busy room with many voices talking and people passing throughand when it was spirital I had a feeling of having drunk it to the dregs.

Many of those areas of human intercourse which are cut out by American pragmatism are the srt of speech which most embody kything. She sees technology as this mysterious, unpredictable black box which works by magic. Leesa Achenbach rated it liked it Nov 02, You pull your arms, again, with a powerful stroke which shoots you forward under the seaweed; your back feels cool in the shade.


To your right swims a school of colorful fish, red and blue with thin black stripes. If we can somehow let scales fall from our eyes, we would be dumbstruck at what we have — for example, music.

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You are commenting using your WordPress. I have always enjoyed other people telling me what they see in me.

You have experienced change, both without you and within you. What I realized was that I was not appreciating my own experience. One of the upperclassmen supervising, Paul Vondrak, was a great thrower; he was able not only to throw accurately, but to throw much faster than anyone else.

Connie Kneisel marked it as to-read Nov 04, Agapeworker’s Blog Just another WordPress. We are shaping the dwelling places we will have for our eternal play and one of the images painted of Heaven is one of neither work nor rest, but pure and unbounded play.

You always want to splritual. Tesa marked it as to-read Sep 22, This is the same sort of feeling I felt about kything.

Structured and written well, I go back to this book often, attempting the exercises and finding them challenging, helpful and positive. When the storm ceases and the surface of the ocean stills, then the Leviathan stirs in the deeps.

And dancing with the Spirit — there are so many adventures to be had.

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Someone said that hate is closer to love than is apathy; if anything is the opposite of kything, it is apathy. April 13, by agapeworker. The image of a blind seer is a part of myth and literature; when we close our eyes, we momentarily blind ourselves so we can see. Stand on your head. I decided to do something then and there. But I still had some idle thoughts about it mulling about… and I mused… and realized something amazing.

This entry should not be written by me; it should be written by my high school acquaintance Chuck Saletta. If you are a seller for this product, would you like to suggest updates through seller support?


Good decision on my part. People can normally summon only a small fraction of the total possible muscle impulse. This a kythe of putting out.

Though I stayed within the speed limit and there were no hazardous conditions, it was in a very real sense podracing. The Sign of the Grail. Wheaton alumnus Alan Light wrote a beautiful letter about how he had adopted a code of duty, honor, and steadfastness, and a folkdancing class had opened his eyes to joy, peace, and freedom. William Hecht marked it as to-read Dec 23, That moment, I thf filled with joy and peace, deeper than Preence had known in a long time.

A few sumac trees showed their rusty candles. I used to have a copy of this book In the Spirit of Pierre Teilhard de Chardin. By continuing to use this website, you agree to their use. God speaks to us through that. Forgiveness is a spiritual act, a restoration of broken communion.

Parenting a child with a severe disease. Mental telepathy is quite similar to speech, and the surprise we would have at seeing mental telepathy is nothing like the surprise an animal with a sufficiently anthropomorphic mind would have at discovering that once one of these creatures learns something, the rest know it.

Sep 07, Apryl Anderson rated it really liked it Shelves: I was struck dumb. If I can better process this memory, I think I will better understand kything. Berne have created a handbook for kything as a spiritual practice, in Kything: Is there also a spiritual and sacred way for believers to know and share agape with each other directly, spirit-to-spirit? The Art of Spiritual Presence. Beyond time, there is eternity.

The idea may be based on the concept of Oneness, which states that all that exists, is one in its source and end. May 29, Kathryn rated it it was sliritual Shelves: