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If It Be Your Will

Dr. Orloff - Tuesday, June 09, 2009

Adapted from Dr. Judith Orloff’s NY Times bestseller “Emotional Freedom: Liberate Yourself From Negative Emotions and Transform Your Life” (Three Rivers Press, 2011)

Dear Ones,

Emotional Freedom is about trusting the flow of life, trusting, trusting, trusting. When I meet resistance in myself, when I push too hard, when my desires overcome my intuition, this Leonard Cohen song  "If It Be Your Will" realigns me. It softens all that is rigid in me and I can breathe into the flow again. Hope you enjoy it.

Peace and love,
Judith

A passage in “Emotional Freedom” that addresses clenching versus flow and what to do when things aren't happening on your time table is in Chapter 7 Facing Frustration, Building Patience on Page 183.


Judith Orloff MD is a psychiatrist, intuitive healer, and NY Times bestselling author. Her latest book is The Ecstasy of Surrender: 12 Surprising Ways Letting Go Can Empower Your life. Dr. Orloff's other bestsellers are Emotional FreedomSecond SightPositive Energy, and Intuitive Healing. Dr. Orloff synthesizes the pearls of traditional medicine with cutting edge knowledge of intuition, energy, and spirituality. She passionately believes that the future of medicine involves integrating all this wisdom to achieve emotional freedom and total wellness.

Comments
connie last commented on 11-Jun-2009 07:29 PM
Thanks for posting this, Judith. It's very soothing and uplifting. Just what I needed as I'm home sick.
connie last commented on 11-Jun-2009 08:57 PM
Thanks for posting this tune, Judith. It's very soothing and uplifting. Just what I needed as I'm home sick. Again, thanks for appearing on my radio show.
MACinSC commented on 26-Jun-2009 03:09 PM
Beautiful.....and unexpected. I clicked, expecting a short message of some type -- not soothing music with a message. Wow! Now, how do I forward this to my friends?
Anonymous commented on 29-Jun-2009 05:01 PM
You can forward to your friends by sending them this link:

http://www.drjudithorloff.com/_blog/Dr_Judith_Orloff%27s_Blog


Glad you enjoyed the blog!


Anonymous commented on 02-Dec-2009 11:13 PM
A great song, but the lady in the background should not have been singing. Leonard Cohen has the sexiest voice I have ever heard, but he needs to sing by himself. I am sorry that he is not making any more songs. I am getting all the songs and albums he ever came out with. Thank you Leonard Cohen.

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