To help heal a sufferer, for him to find his Soul, is to help him to then become a healer helping other sufferers to find theirs.
All healing, whatever the particular modality employed, has two phases.
In Kurosawaâ€™s film Rashomon, the priest, in despair, proclaims, â€śI may finally lose my faith in the human soul.â€ť
The Healing Power within is the Soul yearning to be fully expressed.
May I be a venturi between Spirit and sufferer.
The mission of the Ramakrishna Order, following his instructions, â€śis not assistance offered to oneâ€™s fellow beings out of pity but the active service of God dwelling in each one of them.â€ť
Suppose a limb falls off a tree. Immediately the roots will start to compensate. To us the tree may now seem unbalanced â€“ but thatâ€™s only because our viewing is not holistic.
To help the self to Know the Self is healing.
Being, thankfully, computer ignorant, I've only recently come across the term â€śdefault setting.â€ť I think I can use it this way...
In the psychiatry journals, many advertisements for drugs. But none for Compassion, for Caring â€“ for Healing.
Copyright © 2013 John Diamond M.D.