The contemplative vision and Laudato Si'02 Oct 2021 • < 1 min readHi dear subscribers - just wanted to let you know that I have written an article for Where Peter Is - a great Catholic website which you should check out. The article I wrote is called “The contemplat...
The true self and the false self20 Sep 2021 • 12 min read • 1 0When I think of myself - when I turn my conscious awareness back on itself, what do I find? What am I, exactly? We awake in a world not of our choosing, hopefully into a family who loves us. A body is...
The quiet Spirit07 Aug 2021 • 6 min read • 0 1There are many mysteries of Christianity that, even 2,000 years later, are still to be revealed. There is tension in Christianity, as a religion of “the book” - that is, a religion that is based on a ...
Becoming transparent28 May 2021 • 6 min readAt the moment I’m on my deck, watching my dog sniffing very intently in the gaps between the timber boards of the floor. He’s a little dachshund and is clearly cute (see picture below). Apparently, da...
Spiritual reflections, spiritual practices, theology, the Catholic Church, science and so on27 May 2021 • < 1 min readWelcome to In the Desert by me, Andy Thomas. Catholic, husband & father of three. Engineer. Interested in theology, spirituality, philosophy, science & AI. Enjoys writing on various topics. Sign up no...
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