A translation where Jesus talks about why he teaches using metaphors and other symbolic tools, like stories, etc.
Many analogies can be used to help describe our nature, reality, the mind, and consciousness. Here are a few using waves.
Yes, actually, I think there is a Way. But it's perhaps not the Way that most people think, desire, or hope, but I suggest it is Divine.
Mythologies run in cycles. We may be in the middle of a massive paradigm shift in the myths which point to our deepest meaning and identity in the cosmos.
Scrooge is a metaphor of the egoic mind, dismissing mystical experience as pathological.
Some have argued, including myself, that the ancient prophets wrote symbolically, metaphorically, and not literally. But is that really the case?
I don't think so. But I think it is deeply, absolutely, universally Real. Let me explain.