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The Morning After

"There's got to be a morning after 
If we can hold on through the night 
We have a chance to find the sunshine 
Let's keep on looking for the light"  Maureen McGovern 

I remember my college days in the fraternity when I was a lost soul seeking the solace of alcohol every day of the week. I would spend the nights intoxicating my brain, self medicating myself struggling to endure through the intense pain of life. But thank...
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Mental Health

Why?

"What would be the answer to the answer man?" Grateful Dead

Why? I am sure it is a question that every human being has asked in their life time. Why do bad things happen to me? Why in this world is there so much suffering...
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Mental Health

The Power Of Love

"And now these three remain: faith, hope and love. But the greatest of these is love." God

On this Sunday I want to talk about the power of Love. Love is the greatest force around by far. Love cannot be defeated.

So what is Love? 
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The Controversy Of Halloween

There is a controversy over Halloween.

Some people on the 'religious right' label it as a day for the devil. I have heard stories of gangs who use the day for initiations and such. Whether that is accurate or urban legend I am not sure. Quite honestly I think it is a little bit of both.

To me the whole concept of Halloween seems benign. Little kids dress up in costumes and they go to their neighbor's houses....
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Mental Health

How My Religion Hurt My Mental Health

Faith without deeds is death- Don't tempt the Lord thy God!!

This post is a warning to those who have a deep Christian faith as I do. I don't want you to make the same mistake that I did, twice! Whether you listen or not is up to you, all I can do is sound the warning.

Let me begin by saying that I have a deep Christian faith. I am both a preacher and teacher of the...
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Spiritual Practices and Rituals

Power of Prayer



Prayers are a special time when we let go, submit ourselves to our faith and bow down in worship (literally and figuratively). In these acts of submission and calmness, our emotions are set free and the power of prayer impacts us. Prayer is a...
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Welcome to Spirituality and Mental Health

Welcome to Spirituality and Mental Health! I, Monique Hassan, am the writer behind the veil and I happily welcome you. Sit back, relax and put your feet up. Let’s explore the intersection of Spirituality and Mental Health.

What is Spiritual Psychology


Essentially, spiritual psychology refers to...
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