Kriya Yoga Pranayama

Kriya Yoga Pranayama

The Kriya Yoga tradition is not a separate or different yogic path. It emphasizes what all enlightenment traditions emphasize: the relinquishing of ego for realization through meditation, study, surrender, self-discipline, and a dedicated, committed practice. But it...
The Dangers of Dogma

The Dangers of Dogma

It is better to drown fighting the current of fundamentalism than to be willingly swept down river into the abyss of dogma and stagnation. So many of us are afraid of change and of what lies ahead that rather than participate to ensure the spiritual future for the...
Revelations

Revelations

Whenever I am challenged by some deep spiritual mystery or one of life’s challenges, I place it on the tableau of my mind and wait. Eventually, either slowly over time or all at once, realization and understanding come. I do not think this is a discovery of the mind,...
Grace Defies Explanation!

Grace Defies Explanation!

Listen to this post: https://revmichaelcgadway.org/listen-to-your-books/ By its very nature Grace defies definition and explanation. It seems to countermand the laws of karma and nature. Grace is an intervention by the Divine that we cannot earn with good deeds. It is...
We All Have Our Story

We All Have Our Story

Listen to this post: https://revmichaelcgadway.org/listen-to-your-books/ We all have our story; some stories are tales of wonder and joy with grand accomplishments and the rewards of acknowledgement and success. From these stories arose the philosophies that tell us...
Why Chanting? What’s the point?

Why Chanting? What’s the point?

Listen to this post: https://revmichaelcgadway.org/listen-to-your-books/ Paramahansa Yogananda was fond of saying “chanting is half the battle.” But, half of what battle and what happens to us when we chant? How does chanting help us in our spiritual search for the...