Monthly Archives: September 2010

Love and Mathematics

It would seem to most people that love and mathematics have nothing to do with each other. But scientist/theologian Emanuel Swedenborg, who had a great passion for mathematics as a lawful tool to understand the mind of God, saw that … Continue reading

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The “God of the Gaps.”

Since I have written a book that attempts to unify God and science I am quite familiar with the phrase “God of the gaps.” It refers to a strategy used by defenders of religion that wherever there is a gap … Continue reading

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Rainbows and Octaves

Ever since Sir Isaac Newton directed a beam of light through a prism and projected a spectrum of colors on his wall, octaves have represented a real aspect of physics. All energy and matter has vibratory properties (even the strings … Continue reading

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Love and quantum noncommutativity

In physicist Paul Dirac’s famous equation for quantum noncommutativity one can distill a couple of important spiritual principles! His equation is expressed thusly: ab – ba = ih In normal commutative equations you get “zero.” ab – ba = 0 … Continue reading

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Spiritual Alzheimer’s Disease

Alzheimer’s disease is a condition in the physical human brain where an aging person suffers from gradual loss of memory. This condition of mental deterioration ends with death. What is unknown to most people is that loss of memory occurs … Continue reading

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Where do we learn deceit?

Children are not born into the world being insincere. They simply are who they are. However, as they grow up, they quickly learn from adults to hide their instinctive dictates of sincerity that are bubbling up from within. These inner … Continue reading

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Like and Dislike

The topic of consciousness and selfhood presents many problems for neuroscientists with their current methodology of explaining mental activity solely in terms of physical processes or through third-person observation. Lately, however, these scientists are looking into the importance of feelings … Continue reading

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A new perspective on depth perspective

Having attended art school (the School of Visual Arts in Manhattan) I was obligated to take an art history class. What stood out to me in this class was that from early cave art to ancient Egyptian hieroglyphics and indigenous … Continue reading

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Reborn Gentiles and Heathens

There are many reports that the churches of Europe are empty and church participation in America is dwindling as well. Besides the tough economic climate, I believe the growth of secularism and the discoveries of modern science have favored human … Continue reading

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Love and Spiritual Bio-Complexity

The science of complexity theory is in its infancy. It deals with nature’s incessant behavior and drive towards creating complicated and organized systems. Nature—whether you believe it drives itself towards this trajectory or is driven by a Divine Creator—has nevertheless … Continue reading

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