Category Archives: mysticism

HELLO FROM A SUPERNATURAL SCIENTIST


Relating science and religious belief is near impossible.  Faith, the basis of most religion, can not be reliably quantified. Science demands that results be quantifiable. Bruce Hood, who has impressive credentials, has written about his explorations into this subject.  He … Continue reading

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EAST AND WEST, A PARADIGM SHIFT


I had been thinking about a post describing the difference between Eastern and Western thinking.  So far, I’ve only managed to touch on it in earlier posts.  Today, after arriving back home I discovered the following post by Fr. Ernesto. … Continue reading

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A TALE OF TWO BOYS


Stained glass, Trinity Methodist Church  Grand Rapids, MI This is a tale of two boys who had very similar upbringings. They both had midwest Methodist roots, and were touched by some of the same people. The lived in the same … Continue reading

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