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"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

Response: Book of Nature

Kent writes:

The Book of Nature is not a physical book but an invitation to experience the presence of the Creator in the beauty and complexity of creation. 680 more words

Book of Nature

Within my Judeo-Christian tradition is a book unlike any I’ve ever read. The Book of Nature is not to be found on paper but rather a book that is read with all one’s senses. 423 more words