We are not independent of nature, nor are we the cause of our self, but rather we arise in a deeper Source. That is our true Self.
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?
Many people don't like the way that HBO's television drama Game of Thrones is turning out. Is there a deeper moral here?
We often feel alone in the world, separate from an ultimate or absolute. But why?
Is there "one true church," and if so, who or what is it?
We operate from two identities simultaneously during our life, but one of those identities is greater, and is the one that we should strive to know, and be One with.
A friend asked me what my take was on the problem of evil, or theodicy, so I thought I'd write about it here.
I think the story of Adam & Eve is a mythological allegory describing humanity's "fall" of consciousness into the dualities of self-awareness, subject/object relationships, and the opposites of existence. This is symbolized in the partaking of the "tree" of knowledge of good and evil, i.e. dualities.
We often think of ourselves as one being, one human, a single individual that was born, who lives their life, and dies. But is that the case? Or is there more to it?
This past week I was saddened to see the UN Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) report that paints a grim picture of the current status of climate change and the future projection of this century. This report was commissioned during the 2015 Paris summit on climate change. It's a wake up call to the [...]