Tag Archives: perception

A new kind of victim

While it is easy to point to all the external situations which cause us to suffer in life and put limits on our happiness, we are all victims of an even more insidious force. This force is insidious because it … Continue reading

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The Great Swedenborgian Debate!

Once upon a time a denomination of the Swedenborgian Church hosted a debate between two Swedenborgian experts on various spiritual topics. The first panelist had suggested that hell was eternal, that the human will was totally corrupt and the kingdom … Continue reading

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Where will human evolution go next?

Evolution shows a real trajectory towards increased bio-complexity yielding greater intelligence and consciousness. The human race and its complex brain structure represent the cutting edge of this trajectory—so far. Based on the evidence that evolution has provided us it would … Continue reading

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We can be touched by a hand or a mind

All awareness and perception represents some kind of sense of touch. Through our sensitive skin we can feel someone touching us. We sense taste when objects touch our tongue. Smells, fragrances and odors touch organs of sensation in the nose. … Continue reading

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The Boy and The Great Sage

Once upon a time there was a Great Sage who lived atop a mountain. From his high vantage point he could see all that was going on in the valley below. One day a young boy came to visit the … Continue reading

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Mountain Climbing with God

If you have been a regular reader of my blog then you know that I have had some “energetic” discussions with traditional Christians. These debates centered around whether or not God’s Holy Word contains deeper meanings within the literal sense … Continue reading

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Neanderthal Mystery Needs An “Alley-Oop”

Scientist/theologian Emanuel Swedenborg claimed that the Lord God had given him the gift to be able to see into the spiritual world. He enjoyed this capacity for the last three decades of his life while still living on earth. He … Continue reading

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