Monthly Archives: August 2010

The Spiritual Sun

One of the most paradigm-changing concepts put forth in the writings of Emanuel Swedenborg is that the Spiritual World has its own unique sun. He called it simply the Spiritual Sun, which represented the pure emanations of God’s love and … Continue reading

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Grow your own new vital organs!

I am not suggesting that there are ways for you to generate new physical body parts in the privacy of your home. Rather, it is my hope that I can convince you to approach religion and faith from a more … Continue reading

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Me, me, me, me, me, me, me, me, me!

When I settle down, become quiet and pay attention to my thoughts and feelings something unique takes place.  Normally I take it for granted that all my thoughts and feelings originate from me. So how is it possible that I … Continue reading

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Ideas can be far apart

Everyone knows that two people can be sitting next to each other, yet mentally be miles apart. One person can be a Democrat and the other a Republican. One can embrace religion while the other science, etc. This acknowledgment tells … Continue reading

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Do near death experiences (NDES) threaten church membership?

There are lots of reasons why church participation is down. However, one reason comes from an apparently anti-intuitive situation. It seems that research has shown that about 44% of individuals who have gone through a near death experience (where they … Continue reading

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The science of all sciences!

According to scientist/theologian Emanuel Swedenborg, the knowledge of correspondences represents both angelic wisdom and the science of all sciences. In my new book Proving God I attempt to show why he was correct. In a nutshell, the science of correspondences … Continue reading

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Spiritual Identity Theft

I am seeing more and more articles and news stories on the growing problem of identity theft. Few things seem more insidious than some stranger having access to your personhood. However, one form of identity theft that is even more … Continue reading

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Knowledge is the landscape of the mind

If one gazes inwards, he or she can readily acknowledge that the human memory presents a vista or landscape of information. We even say that this inner world of ideas is observed by the mind’s eye. The brain can see … Continue reading

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Can Shamans bring down the cost of healthcare?

Unless you are lucky enough to live in the jungles of South America, probably not. There are too few surviving shamans in this post-modern world of six billion inhabitants and their “medicine cabinet” (rain forests) is getting smaller every year. … Continue reading

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The Sufficiency Thesis?

In my debates with scientists and atheists over the existence of God, I often challenge their materialistic ideologies with their irrational view that the Big Bang beginning emerged out of nothingness, plus reminding them that there is no acceptable theory … Continue reading

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