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Abadiania Update–John of God

It’s Tuesday, and we have been here one week.  Today, I complete the spiritual intervention process that began last Wednesday morning.  That’s right–even though the seclusion ended after twenty four hours, the intervention continues for a full week.  Then, on … Continue reading

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A Sacred Waterfall Day in Abadiania–John of God

Sundays are quiet in Abadiania.  Many leave after the last session on Friday or Saturday to catch their flight back to where ever in the world they reside.  Locals, brought in large tour buses during the week, are long gone … Continue reading

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Saturday Morning in Abadiania–John of God

Where to start?  How about: Bless this day 😀 Yesterday was the final day of the Casa series for the week.  Alan was just coming out from his seclusion from a spiritual intervention so we did crystal beds (“banhos de … Continue reading

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Abadiania, Day 3 of Trip 7–John of God

Day two disappeared into post-spiritual intervention seclusion.  Let me tell you about it, shall I? The Casa was overflowing yesterday (Wednesday) morning, all of us eager and excited in the already very warm October day.  John of God invites people … Continue reading

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Abadiania! First Day of Trip Seven–John of God

Life got us to Abadiania safe and sound.  Tired and perhaps a little ragged around the edges after twenty-four hours of travel…safe and sound, though, nonetheless. My blood sugars started dropping on the flight from Miami to Brasilia, and–by the … Continue reading

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Found–Awakening

I found her in the closet.  Wedged back into the corner, knees pulled against her chest, she hid her eyes behind small hands.  Hoping, perhaps, that I would not see her if she could not see me.  It was an … Continue reading

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Preparing For Pilgramage 7 To Visit John Of God

It’s been nine months since our last trip to Abadiania, Brazil.  A full gestation period.  As those who have been following my journey with John of God know–six visits I in the course of three years–our last trip was accentuated … Continue reading

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Shedding Skins–Awakening

I don’t know where to start.  I’m not sure where the beginning is.  We change by increments until–at some point–change changes us…and we are transformed.  And transformation no longer recognizes the path of its creation.  Is that what happened to me? … Continue reading

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Teach By Example–Awakening

It’s a natural impulse to share what we learn.  The inspired excitement of a new insight expands to connect–to reach out and teach. Like the effervescence of boiling water, new understanding bubbles and rises and pops and transforms.  If we … Continue reading

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Devotion, My Favorite Emotion in Awakening

I used to say it was love.  I used to say love was the end all of all emotions…which is not to say that I knew what love was.  Indeed, even today I hear the word love and I struggle to … Continue reading

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