The true mystic is not merely involved in esoteric thoughts or beautiful images of God in heaven. He is totally absorbed in a life movement, a journey in which his essential self – his real self – comes into life with and in God. This “coming to God”, as it has been called, is the journey.
– Marsha Sinctar, Ordinary People As Monks and Mystics
To find in ourselves what makes life worth living is risky business, for it means that once we know we must seek it. It also means that without it life will be valueless.
– Marsha Sinctar, Ordinary People as Monks and Mystics