22 But the fruit of the Spirit is love, joy, peace, forbearance, kindness, goodness, faithfulness, 23 gentleness and self-control. Against such things there is no law.
This well know passage about the “fruits of the Spirit” includes the characteristic of patience. Isn’t it true that listening well calls for an internal patience in each of us? Imagine that. Listening well as a spiritual practice. Part of listening well is being curious and asking questions for discovery.