Four stages in love’s journey

July 13, 2012 at 7:09 am in Lake County News-Chronicle

“Love” is a word we use freely in our culture to mean all sorts of things. We “love” chocolate. We “love” our city. We “love” our children. But do we really mean the same thing when we use the word “love” in these ways?
Almost 900 years ago Bernard of Clairvaux, a monk, set out to map the progression of love in our spiritual awakening. Continue Reading