Essential Oils vs Incense

Incense is found in so many venues — churches and other places of worship, yoga studios, meditation chambers — that to some it may seem to epitomize the aromatic delivery system. Should it be so? I’d like to explore the arguments for preferring essential oils to...

Bach and the Holy

Johann Sebastian Bach. 1685–1750. German composer of the Baroque period. We’ve all heard of him. Most of us are familiar with his music, though we may not be aware that we are. For example, Bach’s “Jesu, Joy of Man’s Desiring” is a gorgeous cantata that is...