Posts Categorized: consciousness

RECONCILING SCIENCE AND RELIGION (Part 2)

Posted by & filed under consciousness, Douglas Sloan, fundamentalism, Govinda, Logical Positivism, matter spirit, meaning of life, meaninglessness, mind and body, New Age, Peace, Science and Religion, Transcendance, Zen.

(Please Read Part 1 first! You’ll find it just below) Tweet Share In reaction to the emptiness that often seems to pervade modern life, there have been several unsuccessful attempts to reconnect us with the spiritual tradition. Let’s look at three of these first, and see why they do not work, before moving on to…
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RECONCILING SCIENCE AND RELIGION (Part 1)

Posted by & filed under consciousness, matter and spirit, meaning of life, meaninglessness, mind and body, Peace, Science and Religion.

Tweet Share According to historical tradition, western civilization began in ancient Greece when radical thinkers began to look for rational explanations of what they observed, rather than relying on invisible gods or demons. A line was thus drawn between two realms of life: the realm of matter and the realm of spirit.  The resulting rift…
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NEW CONSCIOUSNESS FOR A NEW WORLD: How to Thrive in Transitional Times and Participate in the Coming Spiritual Renaissance

Posted by & filed under consciousness, Havel, New Consciousness for a New World. Kingsley Dennis, Paradigm Shift, Spiritual Renaissance, Toynbee.

by Kingsley L Dennis (Today’s PRIZE GIVEAWAY is a Copy of New Consciousness for a New World. Simply leave a COMMENT to enter. See details below) Tweet Share Andrew Cort’s Mini-Review:   “It can be stated,” says Kingsley L. Dennis, “that, for the most part, humanity unknowingly participates within a cultural hypnosis. From early childhood, our experiences…
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Why Can’t You Kids Just Get Along?

Posted by & filed under Andrew Cohen, Biocentrism, consciousness, Dalai Lama, Edgar Mitchell, fundamentalism, John Shelby Spong, Ken Wilber, Noetic Science, religion and science, Robert Lanza, Science and Religion.

by Wes Hopper One of the urban legends that’s very popular these days is the one about the endless battle between Science and Religion. The two are completely incompatible, we’re told, and the true believers are locked into a fight to the death over who’s right. Well, that’s pretty dramatic, but not completely true. I’ve…
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