St. Augustine VS Jürgen Moltmann (On Loving God)

Today we continue “Moltmann-March” with a quote contrasting Moltmann’s understanding of loving God as gladly existing, and Augustine’s understanding of loving God as rejecting existence and hiding in the innermost self. This quote comes from Moltmann’s excellent book The Source of Life: The […]


Thomas Merton writes that “there is no greater disaster in the spiritual life than to be immersed in unreality.” When I first read this statement, I wasn’t sure what he meant. But as I’ve pondered it this week, the beauty of […]