It has often been said that there is a central paradox in the role of religion throughout history: on the one hand, religion has been the single greatest cause of war and suffering. On the other, religion has been the single greatest source of redemption, salvation, and liberation for humanity. How can we possibly make sense of this double-edged dagger? How can we reconcile the very best qualities of religion with the very worst?
In this audio excerpt, Father Thomas Keating one of the renown leaders of the re-emergence of contemplative practice in Christianity discusses what it means to include Christian contemplative prayer and meditation in your daily practice with Ken Wilber and Rollie Stanich.
This audio segment is a sample excerpt of a much longer conversation between Father Keating, Ken Wilber and Rollie Stanich that can be found on Integral Life. If you want full access to all the Integral Life Christian teacher conversations, consider becoming a member!