Diligent Monks - ULC Monastery
January 29th, 2014

“He who labors diligently need never despair; for all things are accomplished by diligence and labor.” – Menander Diligence refers to careful and persistent work or effort. The diligent carry a zealous yet careful nature in their actions. They have … Continue reading

Modesty - Universal Life Church Monastery
November 19th, 2013

“‘Purity?’ they ask. And they smile. They are the ones who go on to marriage with worn-out bodies and disillusioned souls.” – St. Josemaria Escriva In this day and age, when someone hears about Chastity they may think of abstinence, … Continue reading

buddhism, freedom of religion, separation of church and state
May 29th, 2013

Should children be taught yoga in public school classrooms? That is the question being mulled in a lawsuit filed by legal representatives of two California parents. Lawyers for the parents have argued that teaching yoga in public school classrooms violates … Continue reading

August 16th, 2012

For the first time ever, a Buddhist same-sex wedding ceremony was performed in Taiwan, marking an important milestone in the journey toward legal recognition of same-sex marriage in Asia. In fact, several Asian countries are mulling legislation to legalize the … Continue reading