Books & Music
Food & Wine
Health & Fitness
Hobbies & Crafts
Home & Garden
News & Politics
Religion & Spirituality
Travel & Culture
TV & Movies
Remembering Pope John Paul II
Many changes for good were brought about by the life of Pope John Paul II. And it goes to show spiritual justice that now that it's been a few years since his passing the Catholic Church is designating and honoring him with the status of Blessed.
This is the step before honoring Pope John Paul II as a saint in the Holy Catholic Church.
I remember the period after his passing when after a couple of days of being left with an open casket he was paraded in public. What struck me is that his body did not look like it was decaying even with no embalming. This raised the thought in me that perhaps I was looking at more than a human in the everyday sense.
Perhaps Pope John Paul II was one day going to be called a saint. It was a thrill and honor to even see the television presentation of the events in the funeral of Pope John Paul II. I felt I was there.
And with the way Mother Therese became Blessed Therese after just a few short years, I felt it wouldn't be long before our beloved Pope would too be designated Blessed.
Another event that moved me was while he was living was when Mother Therese came to visit visit the Pope. He arranged a ceremony before the mass of children doing Indian dancing in honor of her mission and ecumenical spirit in India.
Article by Susan Helene Kramer
I invite you to join me in a daily group cyber meditation for personal and planetary peace. Click the article here to read about it.
Meditation Lessons for Teens and Adults
More than 70 offerings, from guided meditation techniques to on-the-go stress relief and relationship meditations interspersed with verse, and a section of special occasion prayers. 114 pages. PDF Ebook | EPUB | Paperback | Mac Users | B&N NOOK eBook
Meditation for All Kids
Sitting, walking, dance and group circle meditations, along with positive affirmations, verses and benefits of meditation for kids of all ages and abilities in a 100 page book with illustrations. PDF Ebook | EPUB | Paperback | Mac Users | B&N NOOK eBook
Sign up below or in the right-hand column for our meditation site newsletter. It only requires your email address and is never given out or sold to anyone. If at any time you wish to stop receiving it, each newsletter contains a link to unsubscribe. Each person must sign up themselves. We can't sign up for you. It is an easy way to keep abreast of new articles on the meditation site. Make meditation part of your daily routine and let the bellaonline meditation articles help you select just what kind of meditation is right for you, whether you are a child, teen, or adult, a beginner, or advanced practitioner.
| Related Articles | Editor's Picks Articles | Top Ten Articles | Previous Features | Site Map
Content copyright © 2015 by Susan Helene Kramer. All rights reserved.
This content was written by Susan Helene Kramer. If you wish to use this content in any manner, you need written permission. Contact Susan Helene Kramer for details.
Website copyright © 2015 Minerva WebWorks LLC. All rights reserved.