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Breathing in the Neshamah of Christian Living and Practicing

by Charity M. Leonette “Pray as You Go,” a Jesuit produced daily prayer podcast, used Karen Money’s song “Echo” in their March 25 broadcast. The song says: Let me stay a little longer so I breathe in more of you. … Continue reading

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Blogging

As you can see, we don’t blog regularly here at ChristiansPracticingYoga (yet!). You can check out our friend Renee, who does blog regularly about the intersection of Yoga and Christianity over at Imperfectly Whole. May the peace and light of Christ … Continue reading

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Prayer Offering

Prayer Offering by Kristy DiGeronimo I would like to offer a straight-from-the-heart prayer occasioned by this reflection from Evelyn Underhill’s book, Mysticism: “In the last resort, the doctrine of the Incarnation is the only safeguard of the mystics against the … Continue reading

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Experiencing the Promise of Sabbath: Balancing Mind, Body & Spirit

Experiencing the Promise of Sabbath: Balancing Mind, Body & Spirit by Jennifer Tufts Two powerful forces have been at work in my mind, body and heart for the past 6 years: Sabbath, a foundational part of the Judeo-Christian tradition; and … Continue reading

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Why I Teach and Practice

Why I Teach and Practice by Joanne Wohlmuth I teach an early morning class for Christians wanting to practice yoga. Recently, a dear friend and yoga student of mine who has attended many of my classes asked, “What do you … Continue reading

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Yoga and My Spiritual Journey

Yoga and My Spiritual Journey by Alice Latham I was looking for ways to reduce stress when I first began practicing yoga about twelve years ago. I tried a few different classes, but felt I couldn’t do what the other … Continue reading

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Yoga Has Deepened My Relationship with Christ

Yoga Has Deepened My Relationship with Christ by Melisa Darby I have been Catholic my entire life, graduating with a Humanities and Catholic Culture degree from Franciscan University of Steubenville in 1997. In January 2003, I took my first Power … Continue reading

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Yoga and Jesus Body and Bread

Yoga and Jesus Body and Bread by Jenny Garrison Yoga teaches us that our body is our temple, the home of our Spirit, the form that surrounds and carries our sacredness while we traverse this life on earth. I teach … Continue reading

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Why I Teach Yoga From a Christian Perspective

Why I Teach Yoga From a Christian Perspective by Dayna Gelinas, New Day Yoga When I began New Day Yoga, I made the decision to teach “yoga from a Christian perspective” because I wanted to include the very specific truth … Continue reading

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