A Holy Space

A Holy Space

This is my sacred space. So many of my things (my cross, etc.) are packed for moving now, but I love my holy space. — Louise Buck...
Transported at Vézelay Abbey

Transported at Vézelay Abbey

One of the most meaningful parts of a trip to France in 2015 was a trip to Vézelay. The town is famous for Vézelay Abbey. The town and its 11th-century Romanesque Basilica of St Magdalene are designated UNESCO World Heritage sites. It’s often overrun with tourists,...
A Place for Quiet Reflection

A Place for Quiet Reflection

As I turn around from my desk, my sacred space has my prayer candle, labyrinth medallion from Grace Cathedral, St. Francis and the prayer attributed to him, and two books I lean on. My childhood Bible and a Book of Common Prayer and Hymnal are underneath. Labyrinth —...
In Relationship

In Relationship

Each item is sacred to me and helps keep me focused and grounded in my relationship with God.  — Rev. Kay Swindell...
The Sacred Spaces Project

The Sacred Spaces Project

One of the ways in which rituals do their work (convey meaning, provide comfort) is through their consistency. We do the same thing in our ritual practice over and over again and our rituals shape us through that consistency. As we think about going through Holy Week...