He has a mystical experience in which he sees "Pure White Light" and feels an "All-Embracing Love."
This song is almost like a "First Vision" in itself, full of mystical allusions and symbols, suddenly realizing the Light, the Love, the One.
A mystical experience of a boy in 1939 Wisconsin remarkably resembles many other such "First Vision" experiences in history.
Does mysticism mandate theism? Or can one be an atheistic mystic? Is mysticism either theistic or atheistic, or something else?
Is it possible for us, as finite beings, to experience the Infinite? How?
A famous quote from St. Augustine's Confessions, newly translated.
I am skeptical of the traditional paranormal interpretations, but I do think there is something profoundly real in this phenomena, but it is that which we cannot ever openly demonstrate.
An exploration of questions proposed to mysticism as a potential source of solutions to the mind-body problem.
We often have a literal conception of Jesus' return, but the spiritual-mystical realization infinitely outshines it.
The experience of God is not all joy and laughter. It has often been terrifying to those who experience it. Why?