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All About the Heart

A phrase pierced my heart and  brought tears to my eyes today. It is not originally from a Catholic, or even a Christian.However, this quote is similar to biblical and Catholic sayings from the saints. Perhaps it was the modern wording but it pierced my heart right to the quick, where my secret longing, my true heart’s desire lies. The words were, ”we are all just walking each other home” ram dass Yet heaven is also within us. We can learn to live in our true home while we are on earth. A obscure little book on spirituality reminds me of this fact . “When we carry God in our hearts, we are at home anywhere.”  (from  The Living Pyx of Jesus , by a Religious, Pelligrini and Co., Australia, 1941) + Even better, when we live in the heart of God, we are at home no matter where we are. continue reading>