The Son's decisions and power to act come from the Father, the Source, the One.
Nihilism is a philosophy that says that life is meaningless. It says there is no objective meaning, intrinsic value, or purpose in life. What does mysticism and the mystical experience say about that?
A "First Vision" experience of a woman on the occasion of her father's death.
Did we live before this life? Many religions say so, secular minds often say no, but could there be validity to both?
Have you ever considered that The Wizard of Oz is an excellent example of the Hero's Journey, of the monomyth, of the mystical experience of our journey back Home?
We often think that Jesus was the "only begotten," but was he the only one that God begat? What else was "born" from that divine Source?
Did the idea of "God" only arise with humans? And if so, what does that say about the reality of God, and our relationship with God?
A few short thoughts about my contemplative practice, and what it does for me, in me, revealing Spirit.
When the finite body dies, is that the end of our person, or do we continue on? Yes and no.
A beautiful poem about the interconnections in reality, and some thoughts about our place in that web of life.