Posts

Showing posts with the label laughter

The Sound Of Laughter

Image
HAVE YOU HAD YOUR DOSE OF LAUGHTER TODAY? CLICK HERE

Laughter in Heaven

Image
I would appreciate your views and comments about this video.

Laughter Turned a Tragedy into a Comedy of Errors

Image
''LAUGH AND GROW STRONG''- ST. IGNATIUS LOYOLA
What was my reaction to this overwhelming scene? I leaned against the kitchen wall and slid down till I sat on the floor with my legs sticking straight out. Then I giggled. Then I laughed and laughed and laughed until my stomach ached and tears were streaming down my face.  continue reading

Laughter is the Key to Sanity and Sanctity

Image
Naturally, most of the spiritual greats knew how to laugh. I mean think about it, when you are in a relationship with the Eternal, your life in comparison is rather hilarious. It is sort of like comparing the life of a man to that of a comical, self dramatizing ant.

It follows that saints are not pale, morose souls with their eyes rolled up, gazing into the heavens; they are down-to earth, humble people who know how to laugh at their own ridiculous foibles. Look at St. Theresa of Avilia.While on a journey to visit one of her convents, a donkey threw this great doctor of the Church into a stream of freezing cold water. Standing in her water-logged, heavy habit, she yelled at God, “If this is how you treat your friends, no wonder you have so few!” I smile every time a picture this scene of an outspoken, strong, unaffected woman with a quirky sense of humour because it is diametrically opposed to some of the pious, sappy looking paintings of her.

 Nope, sane saints know how to laugh at th…