Tag Archives: Hildegard of Bingen

Everyone Eventually Be Consoled (sermon)

Everyone Eventually Be Consoled Karen G. Johnston Candidate for Unitarian Universalist Ministry Village Church, Cummington, MA October 6, 2013   STORY FOR ALL AGES We start with this excerpt from The Little Prince, as he is taking leave of his … Continue reading

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The Beating Beneath My Heart: A Geode of a Chapel Amid the Ruins of Disiodenberg

“A chapel is where you can hear something beating below your heart.” Pico Iyer from “Where Silence is Sacred” Bingen am Rhein is part of UNESCO’s world heritage designation for the Upper Middle Rhine Valley that is considered having “outstanding … Continue reading

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The Fierce Sanity of Stones

A friend of mine who had great trouble with her mind told me once that she had brought a stone into her apartment, and when she felt her mind going, she would concentrate on the stone.  She said, “There is … Continue reading

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