Comparing Love Life to Religious Experience. (Compilation)
Ved Vyasa If your compassion does not include yourself, it is incomplete. Maya Angelou Click to tweet Big-heartedness is the most essential virtue on the spiritual journey. The Bible would be sadly lacking if it had nothing to say about one of life's most important realms-the realm of romantic love. In fact, sometimes it is very difficult, just like real love in real life. Man's big problem is he cannot adequately distinguish between love and lust and the result is confusion.
Finally, true love triumphs, and she is released, and goes to meet her shepherd lover. Marianne Williamson Click to tweet All major religious traditions carry basically the same message, that is love, compassion and forgiveness… the important thing is they should be part of our daily lives. For James, a saintly character is one where "spiritual emotions are the habitual centre of the personal energy. Awareness is another name for you. Rudolf Otto[ edit ] The German thinker Rudolf Otto — argues that there is one common factor to all religious experience, independent of the cultural background.