Tag: Praise

  • Praise and Criticism – A Story From The Monastery

    Praise and Criticism – A Story From The Monastery

    I’ll never forget the rather amusing altercation between two of the monks at the monastery one day involving buckets of water! ¬†Giving and receiving praise and criticism can play havoc with our emotions if it goes unchecked. ¬†Both Brother Matthew and Brother Simon (names changed for anonymity) had been engaged in an ego-game of criticising…