Lessons Learned from Venerable Guan Zhen: Compassion is Like Water


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By Margaret Meloni. Discovered by Player FM and our community — copyright is owned by the publisher, not Player FM, and audio is streamed directly from their servers. Hit the Subscribe button to track updates in Player FM, or paste the feed URL into other podcast apps.

When the right person is providing spiritual care, it might not matter which robes he or she is wearing. The right chaplain in the right circumstance is invaluable. Speaking with Venerable Guan Zhen was a reminder of the importance of a chaplain who is comfortable with death. In a world where we all have different comfort levels with death and grief, we need compassion. To offer to the dying, to those who are uncomfortable with death, to family and friends, and to ourselves. Compassion is as essential as water.

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