Devadas Chelvam studied philosophy and theology in his native Sri Lanka before being ordained a Catholic priest in 1960. After 10 years in the ministry, he came to the U.S. and earned master’s degrees in theology and sociology. At that point, his spiritual life took a turn.
He shared that journey in his book “Living with Saints and Sages.”
As he prepares an updated edition, “Limitless Love: Truly We are That,” the Bethlehem, Pennsylvania, resident explained that “finding God is an internal process. Religious institutions and rituals deal with the external — externally, what you do to find God. They help you go deep inside, and that is where God is found, deep within you.”
Click on the player above to hear his coversation with NewsWorks Tonight host Dave Heller.