jvansloten

The Spiritual Practice of Mourning

UNPACKING THE BEATITUDE: “Blessed are those who mourn, for they will be comforted.” Jesus in Matthew 5:4, NIV “The ability to mourn, the willingness to mourn, is an admission—a kind of an acceptance—of our loss, our lostness and therefore a capacity for comfort.” Eugene Peterson, Regent College Lecture  Blessed are those who mourn, because they …

The Spiritual Practice of Mourning Read More »

Scroll to Top