What is peace?
Peace is a harmony, an energy, calmness, smoothness, quietude, a state of being.
It is an energy that brings calmness into the soul, it soothes the soul, it is like a balm.
It causes peaceful feelings.
When one is in a state of peace it is easy just to BE Be the essence of peace and serenity, wholeness, calmness, It is such a simple thing, a simple level of being and yet so hard to achieve at times like these.
Peace – Fullness
Allow your body to be filled with peace, the essence and feeling of peace Aim for this when you meditate, this calm centred feeling Being at peace should feel easy, no effort, no stress.
Peace can permeate many levels, peace can calm and heal Peacefulness allows healing, nurturing sleep, cessation of worries It is a warm energy which can fill you from head to toe with the sense of relaxation and calmness.
It is hard to make war when one is at peace.
Peace can be seen as being passive, non-aggressive, sometimes weak But true peacefulness can neutralize hatred.
Standing in the power of peace can be a great strengthened, can deflect arrows of harsh words.
Peacefulness can be a state of mind as well as a state of heart.
A state of peacefulness can be within one and within nations,
Peacefulness can be a great strength; the ability to maintain a peaceful existence.
A peaceful state of being is not necessarily the easy path,
It can be a matter of choice, decision, and determination.
It can be seen as neutrality, yet there is more energy in peace.
Peace is stronger, so instead of being in neutrality or non-violence, be in the State of Peace Allow this energy to deflect the arrows of negativity, of war, of hatred
Allow it to permeate into your lives
Meditating on the state of peacefulness can help you, can empower you, can reap rewards A state of peacefulness can fill you up and be all that you need.
Being in a state of peace brings healing both globally and individually Experience its essence, its warmth, its calmness, its strength Surrender to It.
BE FULL OF PEACE
Let the warmth of its energy nurture you, bathe you and fill your heart with love and peacefulness.
Saint Maria Magdelena de Pazzi 17th Century Carmelite Nun
Saint Maria Magdelena de Pazzi 17 was born in Florence, Italy, in 1566, and was a member of one of the most distinguished families in the city. Being attracted to prayer, solitude, and penance, at age of nine, she learned how to meditate from the family chaplain. She made her First Communion a year later and made a vow of virginity. She experienced her first vision when she was only twelve. From then on, she experienced many mystical occurrences. She was sent at age fourteen to be educated in a monastery and three years later was accepted as a novice by the Carmelite Monastery of St. Mary of the Angels in Florence.