Is there an Absolute? Postmodernism says no. But perhaps there is more nuance to reality.
Have you ever wondered where the energy that makes up your body-mind comes from, both bound in material form and free-flowing in "spiritual" form, and that this may be a deeper aspect of You?
Some thoughts on how we live in a relative world, which is an expression of a deeper divine Absolute.
Eckhart Tolle says that if we feel like dying, we might allow our self to die, by surrendering that "ego" of our mind to reality as it is. Such surrender is found in all the world's religions and mystical traditions, including Christianity.
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.
We often feel alone in the world, separate from an ultimate or absolute. But why?
Does a mystic know God? We usually think a mystic is a person who unites or merges or at-ones with God or Ultimate Reality, and comes to know these intimately. But this is perhaps not quite accurate. Maybe the mystic is not the ego, not the personal identity, not the psychological self, not the particular [...]
When the finite body dies, is that the end of our person, or do we continue on? Yes and no.
Is there "one true church," and if so, who or what is it?
My vision is that we will realize ourselves as One, as Love, as Light, as the Cosmos itself.