Spirituality and Religion

A Priest, A Rabbi, And An Atheist Smoke Weed. Watch What Happens…

Posted by on March 19, 2017 in Spirituality and Religion with 0 Comments
A Priest, A Rabbi, And An Atheist Smoke Weed. Watch What Happens…

Recorded in Washington state where recreational marijuana is legal, the video features rabbi Jim Mirel, who is the Rabbi Emeritus at Temple B’nai Torah in Seattle, Rev. Chris Schuller, who once served as the rector at St. Thomas’ Episcopal Church in St. Petersburg, Florida, and a self-proclaimed atheist named Carlos. After hitting a bong and passing a joint around, the men use their time to discuss spirituality and religion…

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A Conscious Comparison of The Human Spirit & Soul

A Conscious Comparison of The Human Spirit & Soul

We’ve all heard at one time or another someone say that a person “has spirit” or that a song might be “soulful”, and what is apparent is that BOTH spirit and soul invoke emotion and are deeply embedded within us, so that when the creative force they invoke surfaces whether it be via painting, writing, singing, or mud wrestling (lol), each bring from our core that which makes us each human beings with a living purpose. They are intertwined and affecting one another as a whole, and yet maintaining their respected uniqueness and differences all the while.

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Touching Sunday Prose: The Alchemy of a New Dawn

Touching Sunday Prose: The Alchemy of a New Dawn

We see it from a divine perspective that seems like a forgotten knowledge, washed away by the constructs of a planet in deep dark pain telling us that we are not eternal, that we are not the souls we are looking for, making us petty, making us dispensable. They look at us, like some look at the dharma of the people here living ‘quiet lives.’ How dare they, even on the account of spiritual superiority.

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The World’s Largest Muslim Group Has Been Opposing Radical Islam for 90 Years

Written by on December 7, 2015 in Reality's Edge, Spirituality and Religion with 157 Comments
The World’s Largest Muslim Group Has Been Opposing Radical Islam for 90 Years

Over and over, Islamic groups around the world condemn terrorist attacks and reiterate that violent radicals do not truly adhere to the religion. Despite that, the Fox News-inclined often falsely claim Muslims remain silent because they are uncivilized and violent, which is conspicuously false.

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God Help Us? How Religion is Good (And Bad) For Mental Health

Posted by on September 28, 2015 in Reality's Edge, Spirituality and Religion with 2 Comments
God Help Us? How Religion is Good (And Bad) For Mental Health

It may be possible that the beliefs and teachings advocated by a religion — like forgiveness, love and compassion — may “become integrated into the way the brain works.

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10 Things Pope Francis Said That that May Signal the Dark Side’s Demise

Posted by on July 15, 2015 in Spirituality and Religion with 9 Comments
10 Things Pope Francis Said That that May Signal the Dark Side’s Demise

10 Things Pope Francis Said That Shows He Truly Is “The People’s Pope”: 1) Pope Francis believes that doing good is more important than being Catholic.

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Newfound ‘Gospel of the Lots of Mary’ Discovered in Ancient Text

Posted by on February 13, 2015 in Reality's Edge, Spirituality and Religion with 0 Comments
Newfound ‘Gospel of the Lots of Mary’ Discovered in Ancient Text

A 1,500-year-old book that contains a previously unknown gospel has been deciphered: the Gospel of the Lots of Mary. The ancient manuscript may have been used to provide guidance or encouragement to people seeking help for their problems, according to a researcher who has studied the text.

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Can Astronomy Explain the Biblical Star of Bethlehem?

Posted by on December 28, 2014 in Mysteries, Reality's Edge, Spirituality and Religion with 1 Comment
Can Astronomy Explain the Biblical Star of Bethlehem?

Evangelist Matthew chose his words carefully and wrote “star in the east” twice, which suggests that these words hold a specific importance for his readers.

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Did the Historical Jesus Exist? A Growing Number Of Scholars Don’t Think So

Posted by on September 1, 2014 in Reality's Edge, Spirituality and Religion with 3 Comments
Did the Historical Jesus Exist? A Growing Number Of Scholars Don’t Think So

Most antiquities scholars think that the New Testament gospels are “mythologized history.” In other words, they think that around the start of the first century a controversial Jewish rabbi named Yeshua ben Yosef gathered a following and his life and teachings provided the seed that grew into Christianity.

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A Colossal Dilemma Within Science & Religion

A Colossal Dilemma Within Science & Religion

Darwin pitted religion against science with his theory of biological evolution. Modern chemists still have failed to explain the origin of the genetic code. Are humans actually millions of years old? Is the Earth not our only home in the universe? Is there a cyclical transfer of life process from planet to planet?

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‘Sigil’ and the Ambiguity of Words and Their Meanings — Part One

‘Sigil’ and the Ambiguity of Words and Their Meanings — Part One

By Omar Cherif I always knew that being trilingual is helpful in writing and in communication in general. Other than thinking in different languages, the ability to word your thoughts in a variety of ways, and having a wider vocabulary to choose from there are also some other benefits. Something happened lately which reminded me […]

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Crowds Flock to Basilica After Holy Grail Claim

Posted by on April 1, 2014 in Reality's Edge, Spirituality and Religion with 0 Comments
Crowds Flock to Basilica After Holy Grail Claim

Curators were forced to remove a precious cup from display in a Spanish church when crowds swarmed there after historians claimed it was the holy grail, staff said.Visitors flocked to the San Isidro basilica in the north-western city of León after two historians published a book saying the ancient goblet was the mythical chalice from which Christ sipped at the last supper.

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Spiritual Humanism – Lilou Mace Interviews Jay Lakhani

Posted by on January 25, 2014 in Spirituality and Religion with 0 Comments

Jay Lakhani discusses findings at the cutting edge of modern physics and how they relate to the broader ideas of spirituality at the heart of Hindu tradition – with Lilou Mace. Lakhani is a Theoretical Physicist, and is the Head of the Hindu Academy, Education Director for the Hindu Council UK. He is a teacher at Eton College, and Author of several books relating to the teaching of Hinduism in schools in the UK.

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Fate of Ark of the Covenant Revealed in Hebrew Text

Posted by on January 9, 2014 in Reality's Edge, Spirituality and Religion with 0 Comments
Fate of Ark of the Covenant Revealed in Hebrew Text

A newly translated Hebrew text claims to reveal where treasures from King Solomon’s temple were hidden and discusses the fate of the Ark of the Covenant itself. But unlike the Indiana Jones movie “Raiders of the Lost Ark,” the text leaves the exact location of the Ark unclear and states that it, and the other treasures, “shall not be revealed until the day of the coming of the Messiah son of David …” putting it out of reach of any would-be treasure seeker.

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