Author of Hunab Ku: 77 Sacred
Symbols for Balancing Body and Spirit, Divine
Sparks: Collected Wisdom of the Heart, & The
Green Devotional: Active Prayers for a Healthy Planet
At a time when Carl Jung's Red Book after many long years of being
hidden away finally greets the world and Dan Brown's The Lost Symbol
creeps into our collective minds, just as his The DaVinci Code managed
along comes another book that underscores that we humans are much
more than we give ourselves credit for. We are, indeed, not separated.
It's folly, as their subtitle implied, and a delusion to continue
thinking we are. Following this old-thinking path will lead to only
more fragmentation and polarization. And, heaven knows, we see enough
of that right now.
I'm someone who strongly believes we are all divine sparks as Hildegard
of Bingen, that wonderful old Rhineland mystic taught us, so I am
drawn to the richness that undergirds this book. Carl Jung, Albert
Einstein, Pierre Teilhard de Chardin, Ralph Waldo Emerson, and other
As the title implies, The Power of Collective Wisdom is more about
group wisdom than about our individual attempts at being and acting
intelligent. It's time now, they end, we come together. The authors
invite us to return to our collective field. Echoing what Rumi once
said, "I'll meet you there."