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Fetzer Blog

Dec 15, 2014

I write this post from the University of Eastern Africa Baraton in beautiful Kenya, where we recently celebrated the launch of a Master’s Degree in Global Health Care with more than 30 wonderfu

Dec 09, 2014

There’s something about being with people I don’t know, like getting on an elevator with strangers or sitting alone in a coffee house, that makes me feel vulnerable.

Dec 04, 2014

Joy is not in things; it is in us.--Charles Wagner

Dec 20

"Why do you think it's so difficult for us to be #kind to one another," the animated Hanan Harchol asks his "daddy, the kindness guru," in the latest installment of the fabulous Jewish Food For Thought: The Animated Series. Watch and share this gift with family and friends!

Dec 20

You give but little when you give of your possessions. It is when you give of yourself that you truly give. --Kahlil Gibran

Dec 19

A 2013 Consensus Conference in Geneva led to a multidisciplinary definition of #spirituality for #health care practitioners and agreement that "the full integration of spirituality into health care will result in more #compassionate, person-centered health systems."

Dec 19

Although the world is full of suffering, it is full also of the overcoming of it. --Helen Keller

Dec 18

ICYMI. Arthur C. Brooks shares 3 practices to help us get beyond our attachment to material things, just in time for the holidays.

Dec 18

How can applying the principles of #Aikido inspire #love and #forgiveness in our everyday lives? Wendy Palmer, black belt Aikido instructor and her #SouthAfrican students explain.

Dec 18

Giving yourself plenty of time is a simple but vital reflective exercise: Leave all agendas behind you. Let the neglected #presence of your #soul come to meet and engage you again. --John O'Donohue Photo: Francesco Gallarotti via Unsplash.com

Dec 17

Looking for a good film to watch over the holidays? Check out Spirituality & Practice's list of The Most Spiritually Literate Films of 2014.

Dec 17

A heartwarming story of #compassion as we head into the holidays.

Dec 17

What would it be like to open our #hearts to our #fear, to befriend it with wonder, as one would a deer in the forest? --Dawna Markova Photo: Brian Robert Marshall [CC-BY-SA-2.0], via Wikimedia Commons

Dec 16

My thoughts are with those involved, who will be affected for so long to come, and those uninvolved, who are being blamed none the less. #illridewithyou

Dec 16

Students at הטכניון - מכון טכנולוגי לישראל | Technion Israel Institute of Technology are at it again...finding creative ways to say Happy Hanukkah! The latest is out of this world. ; ) ICYMI, also check out how they light their menorah. http://bit.ly/1AgZe1N Happy Hanukkah to all who are beginning celebrations tonight.

Dec 15

ICYMI. Anderson Cooper reports on #mindfulness for 60 Minutes.

Dec 15

At the early stages of curriculum development for a new Master’s Degree in Global Health Care, Ikali Karvinen writes that “our team realized that the values of our institutions—University of Eastern Africa, Baraton, Kenya; Arcada - University of Applied Sciences, Finliand; and Diakonia-ammattikorkeakoulu, Finland—are based on the holistic view of human beings. This led us to reflect more deeply…and to find that in #disaster work the values of #love, #forgiveness, and #compassion are crucial.” Read more about this exciting new curriculum on our blog!

Dec 15

The first step...shall be to lose the way. --Galway Kinnell Photo from GilChrist, our public retreat center

Dec 14

Many health care professionals are poorly equipped to address issues of #forgiveness that often arise at end of life.

Dec 14

The moment one gives close attention to anything, even a blade of grass, it becomes mysterious, awesome, indescribably magnified world in itself. --Henry Miller Photo: pippalou via Morguefile.com

Dec 13

Kick off the new year diving into poems by Rumi, Naomi Shihab Nye, Rainer Maria Rilke, Mary Oliver and others in Spirituality & Practice's next e-course, "Poetry to Transform Your Life with Roger Housden."

Dec 13

Whatever you accept you go beyond. That's a miracle. If you fight it, you're stuck with it. —Eckhart Tolle

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Dec 20

Daily Meditation: A Case For #Compassion http://t.co/JBbYVzP2C7

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Dec 19

You're welcome! RT @RobinSpringGH: Feel the love. Thanks @FetzerInstitute http://t.co/HvfSeozebS

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Dec 19

Conference sought to build consensus on #compassionate care. http://t.co/UDoraVUkLw

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Dec 19

Our December Practice: Seeing Ourselves Through Others' Eyes. http://t.co/FNSoWtu9VM #compassion

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Dec 19

Great conversation starters! Download our popular #love, #forgiveness, #compassion conversation cards! http://t.co/bhNwSe3r0a

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Dec 19

Here's how #meditating can actually change your DNA: http://t.co/VyFF2L5u4g by @johnpaul via @FastCompany

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Dec 19

Another awesome Jewish Food for Thought animated short on #kindness! Watch: http://t.co/L593RwLhju @hananharchol

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Dec 19

RT @MalalaFund: How To Help Pakistan After #PeshawarAttack | @huffingtonpost http://t.co/aU8GgLksBP

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Dec 19

RT @TheDesmondTutu: A person is a person through other persons; you can't be human in isolation; you are human only in relationships. #WeAr…

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Dec 19

Timeless message on making the world more #compassionate from Karen Armstrong. http://t.co/9osMSW8bQl via @TEDRadioHour

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