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Ready? --- Emily:  Do any human beings ever realize life while they live it?--every, every minute? Stage Manager: No. (Pause) The saints and poets, maybe--they do some. Emily: I'm ready to go back. Thorton Wilder, "Our Town" --- ready ourtown stars life death mindfulness awareness poets saints beautiful thortonwilder takeforgranted alive go back grave birthday childhood parents love merrygoround stream consciousness irony blackandwhite amdg fgiat igersth sjfeast "Blessed are the ... Blessed are you... ." Matthew 5:1-12

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Stop re- de- flect uncanny offcenter dream wobble pre Halloween allhallowseve saints souls day battle good evil naught principalities Christ struggle hypnotic stand stop monster reflect deflect amdg fgiat installation art igersth fotografia "Be strong in the Lord and in his mighty power. ... For our struggle is not against flesh and blood, but against the rulers, against the authorities, against the powers of this dark world and against the spiritual forces of evil in the heavenly realms. ... (P)ut on the full armor of God ... Stand firm ... with the belt of truth buckled around your waist, with the breastplate of righteousness in place ... . In addition to all this, take up the shield of faith, with which you can extinguish all the flaming arrows of the evil one. ... (P)ray in the Spirit on all occasions with all kinds of prayers and requests. ... keep on praying for all the Lord’s people." Ephesians 6:10-18

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Unfading light onthisday thais remember passing bhumiboladulyadej late king thailand great mourning beloved rama9 grateful inspiration service dedication compassion unity strength wisdom unwavering selfsufficienteconomy magnanimity nobility igersth amdg fgiat fotografia tribute "Those who are wise shall shine like the brightness of the sky above; and those who turn many to righteousness, like the stars forever and ever." Daniel 12:3

42 Days ago
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morn'eve good morning evening bamboo garden chiangmai thailand retreat prayer psalm grateful consolation desolation love faith hope joy sorrow journey life remember grace songs supernatural existential dwellsGod amdg fgiat fotografia igersth "Let the morning bring me word of your unfailing love, for I have put my trust in you. Show me the way I should go, for to you I entrust my life." Psalm 143:8 --- Dwells God Music/Lyrics: Arnel Aquino, SJ Behind our restless search for greater meaning, and answers to our deepest questioning, beneath relentless faith, boundless hope, surrend'ring love. Behind our trust that all things will be better, that peace will reign and mercy will prevail, deep in our hearts,  in our souls, in all we are Refrain: Dwells God, eternal God, self-giving God, all pow'rful love. More than we ever know or may believe, the truth remains that deep within us dwells God. Behind the deep regret for all our failings, and hunger for the pardon of our sins, beneath our restless shame,  desire to rise from them again. Behind our courage to forgive each other, and willingness to heal each other's pain, deep in our hearts, in our souls, in all we are Dwells God. https://itunes.apple.com e.com/ph/album/dwells-god-feat -feat-r-b-hizon-sj/id114982931

62 Days ago
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In your light we see light itself. sunset beautiful dusk colors light darkness shadow bright shining spectacular simple nature everyday amdg fgiat love choice freedom choose difference differential goodness kindness igersth chiangsaen chiangrai thailand fotografia prayer instapray Grant that we may live today in peace with all men (and women), – never rendering evil for evil. LitofHours "You are all children of the light and children of the day. We do not belong to the night or to the darkness." 1 Thessalonians 5:5 "For with you is the fountain of life; in your light we see light." Psalm 36:9

79 Days ago
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In some societies food is abundant but wanting; not so here -- there is more than or just enough as people produce/take only what they need. selfsufficiency farming sharing community laudatosi stewardship regaining paradiselost gathering freshwater crabs food searching finding laboroflove adventure nature thailand chiangmai green maewang rice field paddy youth igersth amdg fgiat detachment ignatian "Then the Lord God took the man and put him into the garden of Eden to cultivate it and keep it." Genesis 2:15

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Be still. Buddhism tolerance mutual understanding love compassion tolerance detachment noself thailand igersth Buddha arahant kuanyin enlightenment serene joy wisdom chiangsaen goldentriangle amdg fgiat difference dialogue faith golden peace triangle instapray fotografia meditation ... “Judge not, that you be not judged." Matthew 7:1

95 Days ago
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Love unites all creatures, great and small. It is perceptible in the eyes. It is in the quivering of one's heart. nature laudatosi pilgrimagethailand2017 man elephant chiangmai thailand fotografia igersth amdg wonders of creation love vibration heart amdg fgiat hollerich thai Luxembourg friendship dialogue care environment instapray openness healing thaipilgrim xlcth "For in him all things were created: things in heaven and on earth, visible and invisible, whether thrones or powers or rulers or authorities; all things have been created through him and for him. He is before all things, and in him all things hold together." Colossians 1:16-17

105 Days ago
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You meant evil against me; but God meant it for good. Genesis 50:20 Crucifixion: Digital collage, print on silk fabric. Artist: Nakrob Moonmanas @nakrobmoonmarsnut Gallery: @baccbangkok Jesus art NakrobMoonmanas history democracy suffering Magliola Thai artist interpretation aberrant reinscription cross suffering people bangkok museum faith hope love amdg fgiat frontiers rowing into the deep joseph dreamer cornerstone Come to me all who are weary and heavy-laden, and I will give you rest. Matthew 11:28

134 Days ago
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When life is like a dream Our life is like a dream that ends when morning comes.... but repeating... repeating life dream repeating recurring differentially crosshatch cross + hashtag hashkey moving forward lifeisbeautiful difference differance drizzle rain faith hope love igers thailand xlcth fotografia chiangrai chiangsaen laudatosi Dew new creation cinematic Our life is like a dream that ends when morning comes. We are like grass that grows and looks so fresh in the morning, but in the evening it is dry and dying. Your anger could destroy us. Your anger frightens us! Psalm 90:5-7 (ERV)

159 Days ago
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... By the sweat of your brow you will live eat promise two sides of the same coin OurLady fatima mystery of salvation sweat farming thai portrait nofilter igersthailand chiangrai offspring dust journey labor laudatosi xlcth amdg fgiat mary eve jesus adam And I will put enmity between you and the woman, and between your offspring and hers; he will crush your head, and you will strike his heel." Genesis 3:19/15

194 Days ago
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In death He joins us to his broken body/glorified body. Death is no more. Easter Paschal Mystery resurrection promise conquer death newlife broken glorified body hope faith love joy celebratelife remembrance amdg fgiat light scenic sunrise mountain doi inthanon chiangmai thailand instapray igersthailand Jesus ... "When the dead rise ... they will be like the angels in heaven ... (H)ave you not read in the Book of Moses, in the account of the burning bush, how God said to him, ‘I am the God of Abraham, the God of Isaac, and the God of Jacob? He is not the God of the dead, but of the living." Mark 12:25-27 "For if we have grown into union with him through a death like his, we shall also be united with him in the resurrection." Roman's 6:5 "'Do not be afraid!" ... 'Do not be afraid. Go. ..."

222 Days ago
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Life does not end with death. The return of the same, though not the self-same is inevitable -- unexpected, aberrantly reinscribed, but inevitable. FrIkerVillanuevaS your memory legacy lives on surprise uncanny remembering crate chanced upon in huaytong chiangmai thailand magliola differentialism aberrant reinscription amdg fgiat instapray instalike igersth freeroaming chicken farm sunny day "For my thoughts are not your thoughts, neither are your ways my ways,” declares the Lord. “As the heavens are higher than the earth, so are my ways higher than your ways and my thoughts than your thoughts. "As the rain and the snow come down from heaven, and do not return to it without watering the earth and making it bud and flourish, so that it yields seed for the sower and bread for the eater, so is my word that goes out from my mouth: It will not return to me empty, but will accomplish what I desire and achieve the purpose for which I sent it." Isaiah 55:8-11

279 Days ago
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Letting go “Forget the former things; do not dwell on the past. See, I am doing a new thing! Now it springs up; do you not perceive it? I am making a way in the wilderness and streams in the wasteland." Isaiah 43:18-19 NewYear 2017 HappyNewYear lantern lighting releasing chiangmai thailand thapae lettinggo outwiththeold inwiththenew faith hope love igersth feeling hopeful blessed instapray amdg fgiat fotografia wonder magical peace old new khomloy khomfai

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Being solitary is never about being alone. Solitude alone being Being non-being awareness self others line demarcation border beautiful nature lily pond divine sustainer life thread united connectedness connected amdg fgiat igersth fotografiaunited instapray samphran thailand reflection "Come away by yourselves to a secluded place and rest a while." Mark 6:31

1 Years ago
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Darkness cannot triumph over light. light darkness shadow death life God mercy holy door triumph faith hope love believe instapray assumption cathedral bangkok thailand black mourning bright shine reversal difference fotografiaunited fotografia church vault ceiling "The light shines in the darkness, and the darkness has not overcome it." John 1:5

1 Years ago
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The difference between reality and illusion lies not in our perception but the holes/eyes bridging/delineating the object and mind. perception distortion object eye contact mind mindfulness differential nonentitative judging fotografiaunited igersthailand thailand chiangrai eye peacock art jasmine lei flowers hidden reality illusion amdg fgiat colors beautiful nature eyes painting "The secret things belong to the LORD our God." Deuteronomy 29:29 Why do you see the speck that is in your brother's eye, but do not notice the log that is in your own eye? Matthew 7:3

1 Years ago
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Many gates open to a vast/ different world. Ready for the adventure? "For I know the plans I have for you,” declares the Lord, “plans to prosper you and not to harm you, plans to give you hope and a future." Jeremiah 29:11 great adventure trust faith hope love beach sacredheart chaam huahin thailand igersth fotografiaunited instapray instalike amdg fgiat sunrise colors nature despair death listen follow sky clouds water gate waves future

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Some things are meant to be the way they are: no central focus/center/order. sun clouds church sky instapray fotografiaunited igersthailand decenter differential magliola genesis amdg fgiat thai bangkok thailand redemptorist holy redeemer architecture ruleofthirds postmodern marginnotmarginal blue faith mc sj shine weak strong God saw all that he had made and it was very good. Genesis 1:31

1 Years ago
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Sometimes, jumping is all it takes to be happy. jumpforjoy behappy allittakes simpleisbetter amdg gratitude igersthailand instapray instalike fotografia fotografiaunited jump memories youth fgiat ratchaburi heart people thailand joy faith hope love lake grass green blessings countyourblessings jumpshot happy My heart leaps for joy and I will give thanks to him in song. Psalm 28:7

1 Years ago
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The path of the righteous is like the morning sun, shining ever brighter till the full light of day. Proverbs 4:18 wisdom righteousness difference path shine bright sun moon light faith hope love solidarity fgiat amdg Buddhism Christianity chedi nakornpathom thailand igersth instagram fotografia united Jesus Buddha

1 Years ago
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Flowers bloom in their own time, in God's own time. Wait for the Lord, take courage; be stouthearted, wait for the Lord! Psalm 27:14 patience waiting perseverance trust faith hope love endure joy instapray instamood igersthailand flowers bloom church amdg fgiat fotografia instalike Psalm Xavier hall

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Like gold/fire in a furnace are life's trials. See the beauty of it. scorching hot summer day bloom abundant blessing laudatosi life beautiful yellow gold breathtaking samphran thailand igersth catholic heat amdg fgiat bicycle walk conserve energy fotografia instapray instagood instalike nature "And the street of the city was pure gold, transparent as glass." Revelations 21:21b

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In remembering, not just our memories but we together with our loved ones live on. connectedness conscious connection richardrohr interconnectedness mystical gratitude cherish memories memory memorial remember remembrance amdg fgiat findingGodinallthings laudatosi instapray instagood fotografia lei flowers lake igersth thailand ratchaburi "I thank my God in all my remembrance of you." Philippians 1:3 "I am the vine; you are the branches." John 15:5 "He is not God of the dead but of the living " Mark 12:17

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In life's journey we are never alone. promise consolation believe youarenotalone faith hope love emmanuel Godwithus instapray instagood fotografia airport bangkok igersthailand journey adventure life live stunning architecture interior departure thai amdg fgiat laudatosi lounge glass steel "My presence will go with you, and I will give you rest.” Exodus 33:14

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Inspiration comes to those who seek it. ask receive simple prayer seek find knock open door open heart pay attention mindfulness attentiveness look listen sign nature inspiration clouds blue sky nofilter foto igers peoplescreatives instapray Psalm Delight yourself in the Lord, and he will give you the desires of your heart. 37:4

1 Years ago
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Give thanks! "Do not lose heart. Though our outer self is wasting away, our inner self is being renewed day by day." 2 Corinthians 4:16 pray gratitude praise thanksgiving thankyou Lord faith hope love amdg foto fgiat fotografia sculpture peoplescreatives throwback bangkok thailand elephant exhibition paragon bts siam exhibit charityauction instapray cute instagood igersthailand inspiration

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"He will renew your life and sustain you in your old age." Ruth 4:15 God bless the elderly instapray igersthailand streetfood fotografia foto peoplescreatives amdg fgiat pray recovery life mystery cross passion resurrection faith hope love mission sj service suscipe usa forgiveness joy tree colors

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Easter promises new life, a new creation. happyeaster blessed easter jesus christ resurrection newlife newcreation laudatosi yearofmercy joy rejoice heisrisen fotografia peoplescreatives igersph nature moss faith hope covenant victory peace promise eternal life amdg fgiat "Therefore, if any one is in Christ, he is a new creation; the old has passed away, behold, the new has come." 2 Corinthians 5:17

1 Years ago
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May God comfort all grieving mothers in the world today and one day unite all in his merciful embrace. goodfriday passion cross sorrowful mother pieta christ mary jesus mercy compassion lent death resurrection paschal mystery fotografia igersph instapray amdg yearofmercy stopviolence pray for conversion deliverance blackandwhite holyweek eastertriduum passionofthechrist "Near the cross of Jesus stood his mother, his mother’s sister, Mary the wife of Clopas, and Mary Magdalene.When Jesus saw his mother there, and the disciple whom he loved standing nearby, he said to her, 'Woman, here is your son,' and to the disciple, 'Here is your mother.' From that time on, this disciple took her into his home." John 19:25-27 "Simeon blessed them and said to Mary his mother, 'Behold, this child is destined for the fall and rise of many in Israel, and to be a sign that will be contradicted and you yourself a sword will pierce so that the thoughts of many hearts may be revealed.' Luke 2:34-35

1 Years ago
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Sometimes we have to experience darkness to see the newness of light. Pic: Sunset Arrupe Heights "Behold, I am doing a new thing; now it springs forth, do you not perceive it?" Isaiah 43:19 death new life promise Word miracles covenant attentiveness instapray instamood clouds laudatosi silverlining isaiah peoplescreatives igersph water desert light shadows breaking

1 Years ago
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Sometimes we only have to look up, when we're down Pic church vault ceiling thailand Fear not, for I am with you; be not dismayed, for I am your God; I will strengthen you, I will help you, I will uphold you with my righteous right hand. Isaiah 41:10 perspective architecture space form God's eyes courage faith hope love imagination Emmanuel ceiling vault church amdg fgiat laudatosi divine trace creation genesis instapray instamood peoplescreatives fotografiaunited instagram

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