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Let God go.

“God is dead. God remains dead. And we have killed him. How shall we comfort ourselves, the murderers of all murderers? What was holiest and mightiest of all that the world has yet owned has bled to death under our knives: who will wipe this blood off us?

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Atheism

As humanity evolves, may it evolve in ways that embody Divine compassion!

Krista Tippett’s TED talk from 2010 provides an “important linguistic resurrection” of the word compassion. Tippett sees compassion as kindness, curiosity, empathy, forgiveness and reconciliation, the simple act of presence, a willingness to see beauty in the other, and “for the religious compassion also brings us into the territory of ‘mystery’ encouraging us to see not just beauty but perhaps also to look for the face of God in the moment of suffering, in the face of a stranger, in the face of the vibrant religious other.”   581 more words

Progressive Christianity

What's the Sense of Believing?

Recently, I’ve been riding through a mini-series of highs and lows. Highs when I feel like I’m on to something and I feel like I understand the world more. 282 more words

Introspection

The Wonders and Joys of Pantheism

I think I put off the inevitable topic of religion long enough. I absolutely love talking about religion with people who are willing to entertain ideas other than their own or at least look at the subject objectively. 1,634 more words

the impotent god of panentheism...

“How can anyone worship a god so impotent that he cannot even call the whole thing off? Is not such a god so paralyzed as to be perilous?… [A]s a total  world view, the God of panentheism does not fill the bill. 81 more words

Quoted People

'All your waves ... have gone over me'

I walked along the sand, in my blue bikini and cotton sarong, heading way up the beach, away from others. The sand underneath was very warm and the waves tumbled into shore. 870 more words

Panentheism