The Common Good

Exploring A Lenten Practice Of Sabbatical

Date: March 16, 2014

As Lent rolled in last week, I shared with colleagues that I just didn't have the energy to give anything up this year. In response, my friend Terra Winston wrote back these three simple sentences that shook something loose inside me:..

Bob Sabath is a long time tech worker at Sojourners magazine also described as "resident contemplative." In the February issue of the magazine, he interviewed the Rev. Dr. Cynthia Bourgeault, a traveling mystic and author of eight books on the Christian spiritual life. He asked her this question: