Jim Wilson's Blog – 2nd mo. 2016 Archive (1)

February Friends Journal Article on Zen Buddhism & Quakerism

The latest Friends Journal, February 2016 (page 32), has a thoughtful article by Peter Taylor about the relationship between Zen Buddhism and Quakerism.  The article appealed to me because I have a similar background.  I studied Buddhism of the Zen variety in Korea and Japan and was dedicated to this type of practice for a long time.  At one point I took vows as a Zen monastic.  Because I was raised in a secular household Zen was the first religious tradition that I had experience with. …

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Added by Jim Wilson on 2nd mo. 15, 2016 at 8:02pm — 1 Comment

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