What the above guys all said! I dare not add a word.
I like so much what many folks are writing here.
I would say that we do need a kind of trust and confidence in the Teachings
Great question, Lisa. I think faith is a very important part of my life and practice. It's not an intellectual faith but a deep trust in being open
Any carrot during Zazen completely misses the point IMAO.
Because Zazen is probably the only thing and time
When I first converted, I was deeply suspicious of anything or anyone who asked me to have "faith." Buddhism seemed