Daily Archives: February 20, 2013

Remove Your Blinders


“Every time I had the good fortune to research into someone’s religion I found “God” to be the image of the people to whom the religion belongs; that is providing its philosophical concepts are indigenous, not colonial.” Yosef Ben-Jochannon

If today’s Soul Food teaches us anything, it’s a quick lesson in returning to the source of our wisdom to reach the true lesson.  We have to be careful not to let our personal points of view, our own experiences and our own preconceptions shape how we interpret or see a concept, a truth or a lesson.