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Hi to everyone who has been following this blog. A general update of this site will be undertaken as soon as I have the opportunity to do so. Meanwhile the blog will continue at  www.asithinkofit.com where you may subscribe in order to … Continued

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Standing on the side of love

      YES to Marriage Equality on 22 May 2015 I must begin by saying that I believe people who wish to marry people of the opposite sex are unquestionably entitled to do so. Almost 40 years ago I … Continued

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Mindfulness and JOMO – the Joy of Missing Out

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“It’s not what you look at that matters, it’s what you see” – James Henry Thoreau Can we turn our to a subject whose acronym is JOMO, the Joy of Missing Out. It is in contrast with FoMO, the Fear of … Continued

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Eating together

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We had our fifth practice session together at the Lantern Centre on Tuesday evening 5th August 2014. The theme for the evening was ‘The Miracle of Food – Mindful Eating” Here is a poster based on the teachings of Thich … Continued

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In Search of Jeopardy

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I have much respect for the many Roman Catholic priests who have answered the call and dedicated themselves to their communities, sacrificing the joys of family life and physical companionship in the pursuit of vocation. But occasionally one of these … Continued

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Social Media – a serious challenge to concentration

THE CHALLENGE: The ever present means of connection to everything through the proliferation of fixed and mobile devices and the ever increasing speed of connection is transforming human communications at an unprecedented rate. The noosphere is an expression used by … Continued

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Tuam Babies

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The recent revelations concerning the Tuam Babies have left me stunned. It is difficult to find words to express the horror and revulsion felt at the treatment of these innocent children in death not to mention consideration of what they … Continued

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Watering Seeds of Goodness

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Watering seeds of goodness in one another As we go though life we are faced with opportunities for action which will have an effect for good or ill on the people with whom we come in contact. Our response to … Continued

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Gratitude Meditation

May all beings be peaceful. May all beings be happy. May all beings be safe. May all beings awaken to the light of their true nature. May all beings be free. It will help if you can establish a certain … Continued

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