Tag Archives: Karen Armstrong

The spiritual origin of the wedding veil

Renowned religious scholar and author Karen Armstrong believes that Paleolithic cave art, ancient mythology, and biblical stories like Adam and Eve were similar symbolic styles that conveyed an early form of psychology. Scientist/theologian Emanuel Swedenborg took this idea even further. … Continue reading

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Mythos and Logos: Armstrong v Dawkins (v Swedenborg)

The other day a post on “The Hannibal Blog” caught my eye. It was entitled “Mythos and Logos: Armstrong v Dawkins.” I knew that Richard Dawkins is considered the most famous atheist but Karen Armstrong, a religious scholar, only recently … Continue reading

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