Weekly teachings

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Weekly teaching
Monday, 2014 October 20. to Monday, 2014 October 27.

Great faith doesn't mean faith in something, or faith that things will turn out your way. Faith needs no object. It's living life in the way your foot meets the ground in walking. Your foot never wonders if the ground is there for it.

Weekly teaching
Monday, 2014 October 6. to Monday, 2014 October 13.

We come into this world empty-handed. What do we do in this world? Why did we come into this world? This body is an empty thing. What is the one thing that carries this body around? Where did it come from? You must understand that, you must find that.

Weekly teaching
Monday, 2014 September 29. to Monday, 2014 October 6.

Shortly before Zen Master Seung Sahn passed away, he was giving a Dharma talk.
A student asked him, “How will we continue our practice after you die?”
Zen Master Seung Sahn answered:

Weekly teaching
Monday, 2014 September 15. to Sunday, 2014 September 21.

The truth is, we don’t know what happens when we die. The Buddhist teaching about death can be helpful in that it gives us a good feeling, some sense of comfort in this mystery.

Weekly teaching
Monday, 2014 September 8. to Sunday, 2014 September 14.

Everything in this world – the sun, the moon, the stars, mountain, rivers, and trees – everything is constantly moving. But there is one thing that never moves. It never comes or goes. It is never born and it never dies. What is this not-moving thing? Can you tell me?