Devotion and transformation

“In every religious tradition there is a practice of devotion and a practice of transformation . . .
Devotion means trusting more in ourselves and in the path we follow. Transformation means to practice the things this path imposes on us.”

Thich Nhat Hanh in Living Buddha, Living Christ
city street with a large tree in the middle
Trusting in the path, and growing through what it brings us to do.

4 thoughts on “Devotion and transformation

  1. marianbeaman

    Interesting . . . I’ve never thought of the distinction between devotion and transformation you refer to here in the quote. I’m trusting in transformation through the living Christ, who deserves my devotion. Great photo!

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