Mark J Janssen

Mark Janssen

Mark Janssen is an American mystic who writes about modern Spirituality. My writing is a part of my everyday life of working with others. Everywhere I look I see angels and spirits. My work and my writing are based on a lifetime of living mysteries.

Articles Mark has Published
Get Caught
Get Caught

Catch yourself doing what you expect and what the rest of the world does not. If there is somebody you work with who doesn't like you, say good morning to them. If you run into somebody at the store you »

Catch yourself doing what you expect and what the rest of the world does not. If there is somebody you work with who doesn't like you, say good morning to them. If you run into somebody at the store you don't like, say hello. You know how to do what society expects of you. Now do what you expect of yourself. Meanwhile, you get the pleasure of shocking others. Make sure that you are the only person..

Mark Janssen · August 20th, 2017

Mark Janssen · August 20th, 2017

Go Away
Go Away

An observation I have made many times over the years is that we become so rooted in place in our thinking that we also become rutted. We get stuck. Our roots dig ruts. We forget to keep growing. We lose »

An observation I have made many times over the years is that we become so rooted in place in our thinking that we also become rutted. We get stuck. Our roots dig ruts. We forget to keep growing. We lose sight of the fact that we are not supposed to become rooted in the manner of letting our spiritual and emotional growth become stunted. We are unable to reach our true earthly goal of divinization if..

Mark Janssen · August 13th, 2017

Mark Janssen · August 13th, 2017

Hiding In Clouds
Hiding In Clouds

One of the most dangerous things any human can do is love. To fall in love with another person, an idea or a place can bring heartbreak. It can also bring tremendous rewards. To fall in love with God is »

One of the most dangerous things any human can do is love. To fall in love with another person, an idea or a place can bring heartbreak. It can also bring tremendous rewards. To fall in love with God is to fall off the cliff of existence. To see the Face, feel the enwrapping warmth of the Hand—the Being—of God pulls the human soul outside of itself. Whenever I see my Lover, I no longer exist. I..

Mark Janssen · August 6th, 2017

Mark Janssen · August 6th, 2017

The Danger of Mystics
The Danger of Mystics

In the early 1980's I met a brilliant young woman. She introduced me to the Christian Orthodox faith. Before that time, I had varying levels of acquaintance with Judaism, Islam, Hinduism, Buddhism and »

In the early 1980's I met a brilliant young woman. She introduced me to the Christian Orthodox faith. Before that time, I had varying levels of acquaintance with Judaism, Islam, Hinduism, Buddhism and various animistic religions of the Orient. That other kind of Christianity, the one from Eastern Europe, had never really crossed my path. Over a lot of coffee and cigarettes, she taught me more and more..

Mark Janssen · July 30th, 2017

Mark Janssen · July 30th, 2017