Originally Posted by uccomama
have you not heard of contemplative orders where monks and/or nuns take vows of silence? Do you not ever take a few minutes out of your life just to "be". To reconnect with your inner essence in silence?
I'm not a Christian, so I don't really know, but my guess it that there is an element of choice there. Meditation in the school seems a bit of a captive audience scenario there. Are the kids able to opt...