Tag Archives: cosmology

Way, way beyond Einstein!

Einstein stunned the world with his theory of relativity, which showed that the faster one moved through space, the slower time proceeded.  When one moved faster, the geometry of space accommodated itself to this unique dynamical law. I remember a … Continue reading

Posted in metaphysics, psychology, Reality, religion, science, unity | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Cosmic futility. Is that the best the world has to offer?

Years ago there was a saying going around which went like this: “Life is a bitch and then you die.” Not only are our politicians taking us over a cliff, our scientists are telling us that the forces of entropy … Continue reading

Posted in god, Life after death, love, Reality, religion, science, spirituality, unity | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Divine Cosmology and Causality

Once upon a time there lived a theoretical physicist named Theodore. He had become convinced that an ultimate theory of causal process could be formulated if he could understand how process could originate—and issue out from—a pre-geometric world. Cosmologists had … Continue reading

Posted in god, love, metaphysics, Reality, religion, science, symbolism, unity | Tagged , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

LOVE

We all experience love. We all acknowledge the importance of love in our lives. According to scientist/theologian Emanuel Swedenborg, the essence of love is to unite. When we love our children, our spouse, our neighbor, our country, our planet, we … Continue reading

Posted in god, Life after death, love, metaphysics, psychology, Reality, religion, science, spirituality, unity | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

“How to go to Heaven, not how the heavens go.”

The above quote was made by a Catholic Cardinal to soften the blow of new scientific evidence about the cosmos coming from observations being made with the telescope (Copernican theory). Science did one thing. Religion did another. So there was … Continue reading

Posted in god, Life after death, metaphysics, Reality, religion, science, symbolism, unity | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | 8 Comments

The Arrow of Time Does Not Lead To Absurdity!

Current cosmology tells us that that because the universe is rapidly expanding, the arrow of time is pushing the world towards a decrepit situation called the “Big Freeze.” In between this Big Bang beginning and the Big Freeze ending, the … Continue reading

Posted in god, Inner growth, Life after death, love, metaphysics, psychology, Reality, religion, science, spirituality, unity | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Does Faith Threaten Cosmology?

Not only does religion and science disagree about how the universe began, or how life emerged, but they also disagree on how it will all end.  Since most of the debate has focused on creation and evolution I would like … Continue reading

Posted in god, Inner growth, Life after death, metaphysics, psychology, Reality, religion, science, spirituality, symbolism, unity | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 21 Comments

Spiritual Relativity Theory

Besides his major cosmological idea of the constancy of the speed of light Einstein’s Special Theory of Relativity also included another concept called the relativity of simultaneity. This second concept means that everyone experiences simultaneity differently from his or her … Continue reading

Posted in Inner growth, psychology, Reality, religion, science, spirituality, unity | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment