My struggle to escape is an unconscious attempt to avoid living in a world that’s been robbed of it’s adventure, magic and fun. And ironically, while we’re looking for a way out, the solution lies within.
I used to believe in coincidence. I used to be a stubborn atheist, confident that all notions of spirituality and divinity were bed time stories created to lull the insecure and help them cope with the inevitable darkness of our world. A drug, to help the weak temporarily escape the cruelty of nature. Today I’m […]
At some point in life every human will ask themselves: “Do my actions, motivated by my beliefs, unite people or divide them?” And it is an important question. Not necessarily for the sake of others, but first and foremost for ourselves. It is a universal occurrence and a powerful one too because it points toward […]
I try to practice various principles from different religions on a daily basis. Forgiveness. Humility. Faith. Tolerance. Acceptance. To name but a few. And I hope to deepen my existing practice. But I will probably never subscribe to any specific religion exclusively. I have to live a religious life because the world we have created […]
If knowledge is power then perhaps the most powerful knowledge of all is the understanding that we are all one. That human beings, and the entire universe, is unified by consciousness. Consciousness is not generated by the brain. The brain is a sender and receiver of consciousness. Consciousness extends beyond the individual and connects apparently […]
I read an interesting article here about abortion being practically illegal in Ireland, as it still is in many other places around the world. And where it isn’t officially illegal it’s a social taboo. Like being gay. Abortion is one of those highly emotional topics, which whips people into such a fervor that they start […]
The universal consciousness field, or source field, is present throughout everything in the universe. The source field is that mysterious force that underpins the weird and wacky world of quantum mechanics. Quantum physicists tell us that all atoms are actually 99% empty space. Physical particles make up only 1% of all matter. It’s just that […]
A religious’ approach to life is absolutely necessary for dealing with a world that is beautiful, but also filled with much pain. If I did not have a religious approach to doing good, whenever and wherever I can, the world’s pain would often overpower me. There’s nothing wrong with religion, or with being religious. It […]