Posts Tagged ‘taking life for granted’

A Good Day

December 13, 2009


Brother David Steindl-Rast (photograph by Jim Nichols)


This five-minute video is narrated by Brother David Steindl-Rast, an Austrian-American Roman Catholic theologian and Benedictine monk. A widely respected advocate of interfaith dialogue, Steindl-Rast is a thought leader on topics such as gratitude, positive psychology and the relationship between spirituality and science.

This short video is a compelling reminder to appreciate all the blessings that each day brings and that we so easily take for granted. It begins:



You think this is just another day in your life. It’s not just another day. It’s the one day that is given to you today.


So simple, yet so powerful.

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