The framing of life as a marathon vs a sprint is misguided. The Jewish holiday of Simchat Torah teaches that they co-exist.
The apparent contradictions in Kohelet (Ecclesiastes) are the point. And they are an illusion.
For centuries, scholars have pondered the meaning of the book of Kohelet. But beyond its meaning we can view it as a model of a meditation practice.
What is faith? If you believe in God, does that mean you have faith?
Although our culture conditions us to believe we are different based on what we own or do, nature doesn’t discriminate.
The “festival of insecurity” is the perfect antidote to a world that feels increasingly on the brink.
How do you get over your disappointments and regrets? It’s a question that can be asked only by one who is brave enough to create space for reflection in the first place.