Wisdom's Cry

Wisdom's Cry

www.wisdomscry.com
Join the search for the voice of Wisdom through compassion, living God, and the four paths of Creation Spirituality. Through our love of Christ Jesus, we seek to bring sight to the blind, hearing to the deaf, and freedom to the captives, as we proclaim the acceptable year of the Lord. God loves us all, no matter our race, creed, sexual orientation, or gender identity. Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/wisdoms-cry/support


Word and Light- Advent 2019
Dec 1 • 23 min
Why was Jesus born, and how are we supposed to live? —- Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/wisdoms-cry/support
The Power of Wisdom
Jul 5 • 24 min
Charlie discusses the power of Wisdom and how we need to challenge our beliefs constantly. —- Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/wisdoms-cry/support
The Power of Concentration
Jul 4 • 23 min
Charlie discusses the Power of Concentration and the need to fight Spiritual Distraction. —- Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/wisdoms-cry/support
The Power of Mindfulness
Jul 3 • 23 min
Charlie discusses Mindfulness and the power of Noting without Judgement. —- Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/wisdoms-cry/support
The Power of Effort
Jul 2 • 24 min
Charlie discusses the second power Effort and the Work of Spiritual Practice. —- Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/wisdoms-cry/support
The Five Strengths and the Power of Faith
Jul 1 • 23 min
Charlie discusses the Five Strengths of Faith, Effort, Mindfulness, Concentration, and Wisdom, and how these form the basic dynamics of spiritual practice, then focuses on the first power of Faith. —- Support this podcast:…
Finding God in Justice
Jun 28 • 23 min
Charlie discusses how we not only find God in Justice, but how we keep ourselves going when we push for Justice in a world that pushes back. —- Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/wisdoms-cry/support
Finding God in Creativity
Jun 27 • 23 min
Charlie discusses Panentheism on the Via Creativity, the Way of Creativity. How do we trust God enough to bring life into the world? —- Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/wisdoms-cry/support
Finding God in Silence
Jun 26 • 23 min
Charlie discusses Panentheism on the Via Negativa, the Way of Silence. How do we find God in suffering, silence, and depression? —- Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/wisdoms-cry/support
Finding God in the World
Jun 25 • 23 min
Charlie discusses Panentheism on the Via Positiva, the Way of Bliss. How do we encounter God in the world. —- Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/wisdoms-cry/support
God is in everything and everything is in God
Jun 24 • 23 min
Charlie discusses Panentheism, the belief that everything is in God and that God is in everything, contracting it with Pantheism and other modes of belief. —- Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/wisdoms-cry/support
What does a modern faith look like
May 6 • 31 min
Let’s talk about the purpose of faith and what faith might look like in the modern world. —- Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/wisdoms-cry/support
69- Spirituality and Study
Feb 18 • 31 min
Charlie discusses Deep Ecumenism. —- Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/wisdoms-cry/support
68- Dealing with Spiritual Backlash
Feb 11 • 33 min
Charlie discusses how our spiritual practices can rebound on us and have an apparent negative effect. —- Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/wisdoms-cry/support
67- God doesn’t show Favoritism
Feb 4 • 31 min
Charlie discusses God and the topic of Favoritism. —- Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/wisdoms-cry/support
66- Watering the Tree of Life
Jan 28 • 31 min
Charlie discusses mindful action and learning to water your the right seeds in your soul’s garden. —- Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/wisdoms-cry/support
65- Farewell to the Prophet
Jan 24 • 31 min
Charlie concludes our discussion of The Prophet by Kahlil Gibran. —- Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/wisdoms-cry/support
64- The Prophet on Beauty, Religion, and Death
Jan 23 • 32 min
Charlie continues our discussion of The Prophet by Kahlil Gibran with the chapters on Beauty, Religion, and Death. —- Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/wisdoms-cry/support
63- The Prophet on Pleasure
Jan 22 • 31 min
Charlie continues our study of The Prophet by Kahlil Gibran picking up with the chapter on Pleasure. —- Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/wisdoms-cry/support
62- The Prophet on Prayer
Jan 21 • 31 min
Charlie continues our discussion of The Prophet by Kahlil Gibran picking up with the chapter on Prayer. —- Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/wisdoms-cry/support
61- The Prophet on Friendship, Talking, Time, and Good and Evil
Jan 18 • 33 min
Charlie continues our discussion on The Prophet by Kahlil Gibran with the chapters on Friendship, Talking, Time, and Good and Evil —- Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/wisdoms-cry/support
60- The Prophet on Pain, Self-knowledge, and Teaching
Jan 17 • 32 min
Charlie continues our discussion of The Prophet by Kahlil Gibran with the chapters on Pain, Self-knowledge, and Teaching. —- Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/wisdoms-cry/support
59- The Prophet on Reason and Passion
Jan 16 • 32 min
Charlie continues our discussion of The Prophet by Kahlil Gibran picking up with the chapter on Reason and Passion. —- Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/wisdoms-cry/support
58- The Prophet on Laws and Freedom
Jan 15 • 32 min
Charlie continues our discussion of The Prophet by Kahlil Gibran focusing on the chapters on Laws and Freedom. —- Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/wisdoms-cry/support
57- The Prophet on Crime and Punishment
Jan 14 • 33 min
Charlie continues our discussion of The Prophet by Kahlil Gibran focusing on the chapter on Crime and Punishment. —- Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/wisdoms-cry/support
56- The Prophet on Clothes and Markets
Jan 11 • 23 min
Charlie continues our discussion of The Prophet by Kahlil Gibran with the chapters on Clothes and Markets. —- Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/wisdoms-cry/support
55- The Prophet on Houses
Jan 10 • 31 min
Charlie continues our discussion of The Prophet by Kahlil Gibran picking up with the chapter on Houses —- Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/wisdoms-cry/support
54- The Prophet on Joy and Sorrow
Jan 9 • 30 min
Charlie continues our discussion of The Prophet by Kahlil Gibran with the chapter on Joy and Sorrow. —- Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/wisdoms-cry/support
53- The Prophet on Work
Jan 8 • 31 min
Charlie continues the discussion of The Prophet by Kahlil Gibran with the chapter on Work. —- Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/wisdoms-cry/support
52- The Prophet of Eating and Drinking
Jan 7 • 31 min
Charlie continues out discussion of The Prophet by Kahlil Gibran with the chapter on Eating and Drinking. —- Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/wisdoms-cry/support
51- The Prophet on Giving
Jan 4 • 31 min
Charlie continues our discussion on The Prophet by Kahlil Gibran with the chapter On Giving. —- Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/wisdoms-cry/support
50- The Prophet on Marriage and Children
Jan 3 • 33 min
Charlie continues our discussion of The Prophet by Kahlil Gibran with the chapters on Marriage and Children. —- Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/wisdoms-cry/support
49- The Prophet on Love
Jan 2 • 35 min
Charlie continues our discussion of The Prophet by Kahlil Gibran with a focus on the Chapter on Love. —- Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/wisdoms-cry/support
48- The Prophet and the Sea
Jan 1 • 32 min
Charlie begins our discussion of The Prophet by Kahlil Gibran. —- Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/wisdoms-cry/support
47- The Resurection of the Body and the Life Everlasting
Dec 21, 2018 • 31 min
Charlie concludes our study of the Apostles Creed focusing on the World to Come and the nature of Eternal Life. —- Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/wisdoms-cry/support
46- The Forgiveness of Sins
Dec 20, 2018 • 31 min
Charlie continues our discussion of the Apostles Creed with a focus on The Forgiveness of Sins. Topics include the nature of sin, forgiveness, repentance, and love. —- Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/wisdoms-cry/support
45- The Communion of Saints
Dec 19, 2018 • 31 min
Charlie continues our Discussion of the Apostles Creed by looking at the phrase, The Communion of Saints, also talking about devotion to the Saints and Angels. —- Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/wisdoms-cry/support
44- I believe in the Holy catholic Church
Dec 18, 2018 • 32 min
Charlie continues our discussion of the Apostles Creed with a focus on the phrase “I believe in the Holy Catholic Church.” What does the word catholic mean? What is the Church? —- Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/wisdoms-cry/support
43- The Holy Spirit
Dec 17, 2018 • 31 min
Charlie continues our study of the Apostles Creed with a focus on The Holy Spirit, then how to learn to hear her voice. —- Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/wisdoms-cry/support
42- Ascended into Heaven
Dec 14, 2018 • 31 min
Charlie continues our discussion of the Apostles Creed with a focus on The Ascension and what does it mean to judge the living and the dead. —- Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/wisdoms-cry/support
41- The Death, Burial, and Resurrection of Christ
Dec 13, 2018 • 31 min
Charlie continues our study of the Apostles Creed with a discussion of the death, burial, and resurrection of Jesus Christ. —- Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/wisdoms-cry/support
40- Conceived of the Holy Spirit, Born of the Virgin Mary
Dec 12, 2018 • 33 min
Charlie continues our study of the Apostles Creed. —- Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/wisdoms-cry/support
39- I believe in Jesus Christ God’s only Son Our Lord
Dec 11, 2018 • 33 min
Charlie continues discussing the Apostles Creed. —- Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/wisdoms-cry/support
38- Is the Apostles Creed a Christian Thing
Dec 10, 2018 • 33 min
Charlie responds to Jesse Lee Peterson saying that the Apostle’s Creed is “Not a Christian thing.” Then discusses the creed. —- Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/wisdoms-cry/support
37- Recovering the Lost Art of Savor
Dec 3, 2018 • 31 min
How do we find time to savor our lives in the hectic world? What does it mean to live? Are we all just searching for the experience of being alive? I tackle these questions and more on today’s episode. —- Support this podcast:…
36- The Twelve Steps to a Compassionate Life
Oct 29, 2018 • 44 min
With bombs in the mail and a gunman in a synagogue, we need to have a serious discussion about what we can do to help this weary world. Let’s talk through the Twelve Step to a Compassionate Life. Twelve Steps Compassion Booklet:…
35- The Lorica of Creation Spirituality
Oct 23, 2018 • 57 min
The Lorica is a prayer to start the day which centers us on the Four Paths while rejecting the Five Poisons and invoking the Five Powers/Strengths. The text of the prayer is on the Wisdom’s Cry website:…
34- Creativity and Mindfulness
Oct 19, 2018 • 21 min
An update about the future of the podcast and Art as Meditation —- Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/wisdoms-cry/support
33- The Law of the Spirit
Oct 18, 2018 • 30 min
If not one letter or pen mark shall pass from the law until all is accomplished, why aren’t Christians under the Law of Moses? —- Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/wisdoms-cry/support
32- Salt and Light
Oct 17, 2018 • 34 min
Let’s discuss the being a preservative force in the world and being a light that brings compassion and judgement into the world. Plus, I share the Buddha Light Practice. —- Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/wisdoms-cry/support
31- The Blessings of Zion
Oct 16, 2018 • 33 min
Today we go through the Beatitudes from the Sermon on the Mount with a focus on how they are a guide for life. —- Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/wisdoms-cry/support
30- Vocation, everyone has a calling
Oct 15, 2018 • 25 min
Let’s do an exercise to find out what yours is. —- Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/wisdoms-cry/support
29- The Necessary God
Oct 12, 2018 • 31 min
Some people only think about or mention God when they need help or someone to blame. A life of faith is one where we live God to the best of our ability every day. —- Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/wisdoms-cry/support
28- The Other Side
Oct 11, 2018 • 35 min
The purpose of our faith is to reconcile people to God through compassion and justice. All of the rhetoric about “the other” is not only unhelpful, but is against the faith taught to us by Jesus Christ. We are meant to be peacemakers. —- Support this…
27- The Still Small Voice
Oct 10, 2018 • 29 min
Beware of anyone who claims to speak for God and who doesn’t strive to embody the beatitudes. —- Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/wisdoms-cry/support
26- A Tale of Two Trees
Feb 7, 2017 • 26 min
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25- Be at Peace with All
Nov 22, 2016 • 28 min
The qualities of compassion we can use to bring peace. —- Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/wisdoms-cry/support
24- The Key to Compassion
Nov 21, 2016 • 26 min
God is love and faith is shown through our works of compassion —- Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/wisdoms-cry/support
23- Prayer, Living Temples of God
Apr 6, 2016 • 24 min
Everything you do is prayer, and here are three ways to improve your prayers. —- Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/wisdoms-cry/support
22- Practice, Living God in our Actions and Lives
Apr 5, 2016 • 25 min
The importance of practice in life. —- Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/wisdoms-cry/support
21- Honesty, The Spiral Dance of Truth
Apr 4, 2016 • 26 min
How do we know that we know anything? —- Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/wisdoms-cry/support
20- Vital Function of Myth
Apr 1, 2016 • 24 min
“Finally the fourth function of the mythology is to carry the individual through the course of life (Joseph Campbell, Myths of Light, p 5).” —- Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/wisdoms-cry/support
19- Sociological Function of Myth
Mar 31, 2016 • 24 min
“The third function is to present a social order by which people will be coordinated to the mystery (Joseph Campbell, Myths of Light, p 5).” —- Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/wisdoms-cry/support
18- Cosmological Function of Myth
Mar 30, 2016 • 25 min
“The second function of a mythology is to present an image of the universe that connects the transcendent to the world of everyday experience (Joseph Campbell, Myths of Light, p 5).” —- Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/wisdoms-cry/support
17- Mystical Function of Myth
Mar 29, 2016 • 24 min
The first function of myth reconciles our consciousness with the mystery of the world. —- Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/wisdoms-cry/support
16- Introduction to Mythology
Mar 28, 2016 • 27 min
The power of any story is in what it is really trying to say and not just what it says on face value. —- Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/wisdoms-cry/support
15- Act for Mary
Mar 25, 2016 • 25 min
Acting for Mary changes us, and that changes the world. —- Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/wisdoms-cry/support
14- Act through Mary
Mar 24, 2016 • 24 min
Mary molds us in the image of her Son, just as she teaches us to struggle in faith until Jesus is born through us. —- Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/wisdoms-cry/support
13- Act with Mary
Mar 23, 2016 • 24 min
Mary is the model for all that we do, teaching us to ponder all things in our hearts —- Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/wisdoms-cry/support
12- Act in Mary
Mar 22, 2016 • 24 min
Mary teaches us proper love for God and all creation. —- Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/wisdoms-cry/support
11- The Secret of Mary
Mar 21, 2016 • 25 min
Learn about the relationship availble to the children of God with Mary, mother of Jesus —- Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/wisdoms-cry/support
10- Jesus Christ, Saving Host
Mar 18, 2016 • 24 min
An exploration of the grace available to us in the Lord’s Supper. —- Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/wisdoms-cry/support
9- Jesus Christ, Sacred Heart
Mar 17, 2016 • 25 min
The Sacred Heart of Jesus is a free gift, conceived within all believers when we first come to faith. As we mature in the way, we are conformed into the image of Christ. —- Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/wisdoms-cry/support
8- Jesus Christ, High Priest
Mar 16, 2016 • 24 min
What does the Sacrifice of Christ mean to us today? How can we partake of the grace of this singular moment? —- Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/wisdoms-cry/support
7- Jesus Christ, Word and Wisdom
Mar 15, 2016 • 25 min
Jesus is the Wisdom of God who plays and dances through creation will calling all things to himself for the perfection of the cosmos. —- Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/wisdoms-cry/support
6- Jesus Christ, Messiah and Savior
Mar 14, 2016 • 24 min
The Jesus you have heard about is probably not the Jesus of the Gospels. Jesus is the Gate of the Kingdom, and he can fill your heart and your life. —- Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/wisdoms-cry/support
5- The Way of Transformation
Mar 11, 2016 • 23 min
A study of the Transformative Way, repentance, justice, and reform —- Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/wisdoms-cry/support
4- The Way of Creativity
Mar 10, 2016 • 24 min
A study of Creativity, the Divine Imagination, Theosis, and our duty to co-create with God —- Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/wisdoms-cry/support
3- The Way of Silence
Mar 9, 2016 • 23 min
A study on the Way of Silence and the art of letting go and letting be. —- Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/wisdoms-cry/support
2- The Way of Bliss
Mar 8, 2016 • 24 min
A discussion of th first path, “In the Via Positiva. In awe, wonder, and mystery of nature and all beings, each of whom is a ‘word of God,’ a ‘mirror of God that glistens and glitters,’ as Hildegard of Bingen put it. This is Path One.” —- Support this…
1- What is Creation Spirituality
Mar 7, 2016 • 24 min
Contrasting Creation Spirituality and the Fall/Redemption tradition —- Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/wisdoms-cry/support