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Intellectual Curiosity as Holy Devotion by Christy Croft

A significant part of my spiritual practice involves exploring the tension of opposites  – learning to create and grow in the space between polarities without feeling obligated to choose one over the other as my truth. 1,050 more words

Earth-based Spirituality

A Spiritual Poem

There is a huge upheaval in my life at the moment, so I haven’t been able to post. I am by no means out of ideas. 152 more words

Christianity

"The Unhindered Path" - a "must-read"

Buddhist writer and pastor  John Paraskevopoulos has done it again in this new book about Shin (Jodo Shinshu) Buddhism, in which he elucidates basic Shin teaching and links it to global panentheistic and mystical traditions. 203 more words

Religion

Panentheism and the Body Metaphor

In Part One of The Problem with Biblical Literalism, I briefly spoke about the idea of Panentheism, or all-in-god. Not to be confused with Pantheism, or all- 979 more words

Christianity

The Problem with Biblical Literalism, Part One

Then God blessed them and said, “Be fruitful and multiply. Fill the earth and govern it. Reign over the fish in the sea, the birds in the sky, and all the animals that scurry along the ground.” 863 more words

Christianity

Explorations in Panentheistic Theodicy

Omnipotence, omniscience, omnipresence, and omnibenevolence. These four characteristics, or attributes are typically assigned to God, and are in fact what make God, well, God. I’m going to have a look at these descriptors, and try to offer a different understanding, than is currently generally accepted. 1,362 more words

God

Fighting Fire with Fire Burns the Whole World to Ashes

Namaste, y’all!

How many times have we heard the phrase “fight fire with fire”?  Usually, in a movie, it is said right before the action really gets going and the hero gets busy giving the “bad guy” an overdose of his or her own medicine.   1,274 more words