Afterhours Inspirational Stories Afterhours Inspirational Stories


Popular Categories

+ Inspirational Stories
+ Inspirational Poems
+ Proverbs

+ Love
+ Parental
+ Life
+ Success
+ Attitude
+ Compassion
+ Work
+ Friendship
+ Honesty
+ Death & Dying

+ God
+ Religions
+ Prayer
+ Christianity
+ Buddhism & Zen
+ Judaism

More Categories...

Other Services
+ Submit Stories
+ Contact Us
+ Copyright Info
+ Privacy Statement

 
Main : Religions & Spirituality

Exposure
  by: Anthony de Mello, SJ, One Minute Wisdom

Printer Friendly Version
Comment on Article

One day the Master asked, "What, in your opinion, is the most important of all religious questions?"

He got many answers:

"Does God exist?"

"Who is God?"

"What is the path to God?"

"Is there a life after death?"

"No," said the Master. "The most important question is: 'Who am I?'"

The disciples got some idea of what he was hinting at when they overheard him talking to a preacher:

Master: "So then, according to you, when you die your soul will be in heaven?"

Preacher: "Yes."

Master: "And your body will be in the grave?"

Preacher: "Yes."

Master: "And where, may I ask, will you be?"




 Related Stories 

 ++ Immunization
 ++ Universality
 ++ Celebration
 ++ Beggar and the Bread, The
 ++ Emperor and Master Gudo, The
 ++ Results
 ++ Monk's Vision, The

 

Inspirational Quotes
Jesus Christ
Albert Einstein
Maya Angelou
Abraham Lincoln
Benjamin Franklin
William Shakespeare
George Washington
Buddha
Gandhi
Nelson Mandela
Bill Gates
Aristotle
Socrates
Plato

Contribute Stories - Contact Us - Copyright Info - Privacy Statement

Copyright ©1998-2008. Afterhours Inspirational Stories
ALL RIGHTS RESERVED