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A one-second lesson and miracle

One of my favorite books that I have read over the years is Boyhood with Gurdjieff by Fritz Peters. It is Peters’ account of spending four amazing years as a young boy under the tutelage of George Gurdjieff. Many miraculous … Continue reading

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The difference between magic and miracles

Magic and miracles are related topics. Both phenomena make use of the fact that the physical world of nature is an analog or mirror image of the non-material spiritual world. This correspondence between the two worlds makes it possible for … Continue reading

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The Theology of Nature

In his book When Science Meets Religion, Ian Barbour suggests that traditional religious doctrines need to be reformulated in light of current science. It makes rational and theistic sense that if an involved and caring God created a law-bound universe, … Continue reading

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John at Patmos

Once upon a time the Apostle John found himself on the island of Patmos. Geographically, this island could be said to be located in the middle of two great civilizations—east and west. But John also found himself in an unusual … Continue reading

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Is Jesus a physicist?

Last night (Oct. 15) I happened to be listening to the radio program Coast to Coast AM with host George Noory.  One of the guest speakers was Naturopathic physician Dr. Richard Bartlett. Barllett had personally experienced a miraculous healing event … Continue reading

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Physics, Miracles & Magic

Physics, God’s miracles and magic are closely related topics. All three deal with foundational issues, that is, the deepest knowledge of reality. Two of the three, God’s miracles and magic, address causal processes as having their origins in the non-physical … Continue reading

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Are All Things Really Possible For God?

Nope! Even the Infinitely omnipotent Creator of the universe has limitations. For instance, God cannot open and close a door at the same time. Nor can God beat a full house with a pair of eights at the poker table. … Continue reading

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Brenda The Bookworm’s Ark

Once upon a time there was a very precocious bookworm. Her name was Brenda. She lived in a library because it was full of interesting books to read – books about everything. But Brenda was different from all the other … Continue reading

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