Apr 16, 2020
“Dying is not what happens to
you, dying is what you do”
We are blessed to have the
highly esteemed culture activist and author, Stephen Jenkinson, on
the RMP. We are grateful for such a dignified elder to join us, as
it makes for a one-of-a-kind episode. He shares his soul on all
things DEATH, including what it’s like to serve those close to
passing, how to die well, and the deeply informed masculine
response to calamity.
- Stephen's experience and insights from serving
those who are close to passing
boyhood is inevitable, while manhood must be earned and bestowed
upon by elders
happens when the community can’t reliably lean upon it’s
globalization is a war against indigenousity, specificity, and
those focused on raising consciousness
been benefiting from Earth for ages, is it finally time to give
manhood question: In a time of trouble, what is the deeply informed
are a result of our ancestors, and are far more resilient than we
- “Learning the language of your ancestors is one
of the ways that you can give love to what you say you love” -
culture pretends to understand the universe/God, though it’s a
mystery to us all.
does “dying well” mean?
life takes place under the deified presence of Death
dying comes, it’s a companion. Our moral obligation is to be
to sustain the life of the one who comes to call
- Why a
hollow sense of pride commonly resides where the heart should
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