“what on earth are you doing?” said I
to the monkey when I saw him lift a
fish from the water and place it
on a tree.
“I am saving it from drowning” was the
These parables com from the book “The Song of the Bird” by Anthony de Mello. I will be posting parables now from time to time when I don’t have time to write down full blogs about specific thoughts that occur.
You can check out the book HERE!
Parables are meant to reach each individual on their path where they currently are, and they mean something different for each person allowing them to grow.
Thoughts that are attached to this parable, in respect to me are this:
“That everyone has to seek for themselves the path in which they believe to be right, they cannot force another to seek their path for what may be right for them is not necessarily right for another. Don’t be blinded by your own ignorance and enquire about where the belief comes from.”