Christopher Columbus

The inner journey is unmarked. It is a journey into the unknown. You have no advisors, no one to call upon, borrow from or pray to. 49 more words

From The Counsellor


Our primary work is spiritual development. The first hurdle to overcome  is that there is no such thing as spirit. It’s not a muscle group; it’s a no-thing. 78 more words

From The Counsellor

Free Study of the Life and Writing of Kierkegaard - Focus on Socrates

Søren Kierkegaard is sometimes considered to be a philosopher and sometimes considered to be nothing more than a writer. Today, he may have been a blogger. 863 more words

How Genius Happens: The untold story of Leonard Cohen's "Hallelujah"

As Jeff Buckley quietly drowned in a Memphis tributary in 1997, he could not have known that this tragic accident would lead to immortality. If not for him, then for the mostly unknown song that he had covered: Leonard Cohen’s “Hallelujah.” 1,019 more words


Night Pleasures by Sherrilyn Kenyon

Overall rating: 4/5

I’ve been reading Sherrilyn Kenyon’s Dark-Hunter books for years now, though there’s been too much space inbetween each novel for me to remember the tiny details that are crucial to understanding the stories. 332 more words

Book Reviews

Lectionary sermon for 19 June 2016 Year C on Luke 8: 26 -39 (Pr 7 C, Ord 12C, Pentecost + 5)

Demons Aplenty

A deranged young man embarks on a lunatic killing spree in a gay club in Orlando Florida.   Another young man in our own home town, after smoking synthetic marijuana starts talking raving nonsense at work.   1,887 more words

Progressive Sermons

Christian Magicians: The Gospel and the Magical Papyri

(The above image is taken from Asterion Mage’s Occult Art Website)

In Johnny Mercury, we explored many different connections between John the Baptist with Mercury/Hermes as well as other wisdom gods and Zodiacal signs. 5,205 more words