An Oath for All of Us

At this time of transition in our country and our world, we need more than ever to find and follow a guiding compass for each of us as individuals, for our nation and for our world. To serve the highest and best for all, that compass must derive from truth, integrity and love. On the…

Beautiful Prayer for the Election

Alan Cohen has created a beautiful prayer for the US election. I encourage everyone to bring this prayer into your heart and then manifest it to the world. Prayer is powerful. America and the world need your power now. Thank you for your service. Rick Sheff, MD   I now call upon the light of…

Spirituality and Terrorism: The Triumph of Love over Fear, Part 3- Forgiveness and Terrorism

Forgiveness and Terrorism Third in a multipart series addressing how those on a spiritual path can encounter, make meaning of, and respond to terrorism. The great spiritual masters of all ages and traditions have taught that forgiveness plays a critical role in any authentic spiritual path. Buddhists might prefer the term compassion to forgiveness, but…

About Dr. Rick’s Wondrous World

Dr. Bob Wachter, coiner of the term “hospitalist” and one of the most respected physicians in healthcare today, launched his blog in 2007 with the words, It’s not like you don’t have enough to read, or that I don’t have enough to do. So, why do I blog? And why should you read? These questions…