Reinterpreting the Resurrection Beyond the Literal

A belief in the Resurrection does not have to include belief in the literal reanimation of Jesus' body, that his dead human body literally came back to life and walked out of the tomb. I suggest there are other ways of interpreting the Resurrection myth that are far less unbelievable in our modern age where [...]

Matthew 16:13-20, BHT: “Upon this Rock”

A new addition to the Bryce Haymond Translation (BHT). I had already translated it once before, but I added a new translation that suggests other interpretations. There is no one "right" translation. The scriptures are endlessly translatable, because the mystical is essentially ineffable, transcending all words, and so there are perhaps infinite layers of meaning [...]

Is Bliss a State of Mind? The Knowing of Opposites, and Gnosing of the Whole

The recent film Bliss depicts a core philosophy in mysticism, which is the unity of opposites, and the knowability of those opposites.