Posts in category: Spirituality
By Stephen Mansfield
New York Times best-selling writer, Stephen Mansfield, strains the attention-grabbing and influential lifetime of Oprah Winfrey, profiling her quest for non secular enlightenment?a well-publicized trip that includes a caravan of specialists, mystics, and gurus?all claiming to have a prescription for internal peace and private overall healthiness. Mansfield exhibits how Oprah's tale suits into our higher cultural adventure and divulges why her religious discoveries have resonated so loudly in brand new pop culture. In so doing, he sheds wanted gentle at the hazards of a non secular trip fueled completely via a hope for self-actualization.
In the tip, we discover that the tale of Oprah is, actually, the tale of us?of a new release looking desperately for whatever significant to think in.
"Wow. Stephen Mansfield unearths the Oprah tale no different dares to tell?and with a two-edged sword that rightly divides the reality from the lies." ?STAR PARKER, nationally syndicated columnist and media commentator
"As a lens can concentration the entire sunlight into one searing spot of incandescence, Where Has Oprah Taken Us? focuses the vastness of pop culture during the lens of Oprah's impressive existence to carry us this towering and insightful tale. Stephen Mansfield bargains us an unvarnished account of Winfrey's existence (and our personal non secular wandering) instructed graciously and irresistibly. you can be overjoyed, disturbed, and astounded, yet eventually encouraged and uplifted." ?RABBI DANIEL LAPIN, American Alliance of Jews and Christians
By John Shelby Spong
Rescuing John's Gospel from Its Creedal Captivity
John Shelby Spong, bestselling writer and well known proponent of a latest, scholarly, and actual Christianity, argues that this final gospel to be written was once misinterpreted via the framers of the fourth-century creeds to be a literal account of the lifetime of Jesus whilst actually it's a literacy, interpretive retelling of the occasions in Jesus' lifestyles in the course of the medium of fictional characters, from Nicodemus and Lazarus to the "Beloved Disciple." the results of this interesting learn not just recaptures the unique message of this gospel, but in addition presents us this present day with an intensive new measurement to the declare that during the humanity of Jesus the truth of God has been met and engaged.
By Rich Wilkerson Jr
The international turns out to have found out the formulation for production fabric good fortune, but if it involves discovering precise, lasting happiness, we're as misplaced as ever. We yearn for extra, or much less, or anything that’s simply assorted from what we have now correct now.Deep down, we all know there has to be delight for our longing. We simply don’t understand the place to discover it.
In Sandcastle Kings, wealthy Wilkerson, Jr. (star of the hot Oxygen sequence wealthy in religion) makes use of 4 strong tales from the 7th bankruptcy of Luke to give an explanation for why non secular achievement can't be present in ourselves, in other folks, in fabric issues, or maybe in faith. via learning the tales of the centurion’s religion, the resurrection of the widow’s son, Jesus’ message approximately John the Baptist, and the anointing by means of the girl with the alabaster jar, it is possible for you to to stand your doubts and insecurities and conquer your nervousness, discontentment, and melancholy. Wilkerson desires you to appreciate that the single solution on your non secular financial disaster is Jesus and that until eventually you switch to him you are going to by no means adventure the lasting peace and pleasure you so desperately crave.
By Voltaire, Jean-Jacques Rousseau
Le 1er novembre 1755, un séisme suivi d'un raz-de-marée et d'un incendie ravage los angeles ville de Lisbonne (Portugal). On dénombre 50 000 victimes. Cette disaster marque les consciences et suscite un débat philosophique à travers toute l’Europe : un tel drame est-il le fruit de los angeles colère divine, donc de los angeles windfall ? Voltaire voit dans cette manifestation naturelle l'occasion de réfuter les thèses optimistes proposées par Leibniz dans los angeles Théodicée, Tout est bien ! Or, pour Voltaire, non seulement los angeles souffrance des hommes est inacceptable, mais cette thèse est synonyme d’un risk redoutable, le fatalisme et son cortège de superstitions ridicules. Voltaire envoie son poème sur l. a. Loi naturelle et los angeles windfall à un Rousseau qui vient de faire parler de lui avec son Discours sur l’origine et les fondements de l’inégalité. Rousseau est irrité passablement par le tableau misérabiliste. Par réaction, il se pique de défendre Leibniz. Il lui fait un procès en désespérance de l’humanité : l’homme souffre un destin injuste par l. a. Nature. C’est le début de los angeles brouille définitive et de los angeles haine des deux hommes.
First released in 1937, Israel Regardie’s The Golden Dawn has develop into the main influential glossy instruction manual of magical idea and perform. during this new, definitive variation, famous pupil John Michael Greer has taken this crucial source again to its unique, genuine shape. With extra illustrations, a twenty-page colour insert, extra unique fabric, and refreshed layout and typography, this robust paintings returns to its precise stature as a contemporary masterpiece.
An crucial textbook for college kids of the occult, The Golden Dawn contains occult symbolism and Qabalistic philosophy, education equipment for constructing magical and clairvoyant powers, rituals that summon and banish religious potencies, secrets and techniques of creating and consecrating magical instruments, and lots more and plenty more.
By Gregg Braden
A Groundbreaking Interpretation of Prayer, Quantum technology, and Prophecy.
Only one record used to be came across thoroughly intact one of the 25,000 fragments of papyrus, parchment, and hammered copper often called the useless Sea Scrolls: the nice Isaiah Scroll. approximately a thousand years older than latest copies of the outdated Testament's publication of Isaiah, the twenty-two-foot-long parchment used to be nonetheless rolled and sealed in its unique earthen vase whilst it used to be came across in 1946. The completeness of the Isaiah Scroll bargains remarkable perception into the facility of an historical secret — a misplaced mode of prayer — that sleek technological know-how is simply starting to comprehend. Displayed at the present time in Jerusalem's Shrine of the ebook Museum, the nice Isaiah Scroll is thought to be so invaluable via sleek students that it truly is withdrawn right into a vault underneath the building's flooring within the occasion of a common or man-made catastrophe.
In The Isaiah Effect, the mind-blowing new paintings from the writer of Awakening to 0 Point and Walking among the Worlds, scientist and visionary Gregg Braden bargains an intensive departure from conventional interpretations of Isaiah's textual content. Weaving cutting-edge study together with his vast wisdom of the traditional Essenes (the creators of the scroll texts), Braden invitations us on a trip the place technological know-how and miracles are merged right into a new knowledge — and result in a startling end. He means that Isaiah, the 1st outdated testomony prophet, left special directions to the folks of the long run describing an unconventional mode of prayer.
Using rules famous just recently in quantum physics, Braden demonstrates how Isaiah's nonreligious, nondenominational type of prayer transcends time and distance to convey therapeutic to bodies and peace to the countries of our sleek global.
During this excellent new translation and remark on The Diamond Sutra--one of the chic knowledge teachings of Mahayana Buddhism--Mu Soeng integrates this historical knowledge instructing with present medical and mental suggestion. His transparent and readable observation lines the connections among those teachings and modern theories of quantum fact, explores the sutra in the framework of Buddhist meditation practices, and gives a entire historic survey of the Mahayana Buddhist culture. Mu Soeng's target all through is to bare the muse and knowledge of The Diamond Sutra to modern day reader in an obtainable, attractive, and sleek demeanour.
By Don Richard Riso, Russ Hodson
The 1st definitive consultant to utilizing the knowledge of the enneagram for religious and mental growth
The historic image of the Enneagram has develop into one in all today's most well liked platforms for self-understanding, in line with 9 targeted character varieties. Now, of the world's optimal Enneagram specialists introduce a strong new technique to use the Enneagram as a device for private transformation and improvement. no matter what your non secular historical past, the Enneagram indicates how one can triumph over your internal obstacles, become aware of your particular presents and strengths, and observe your private course in life.
The knowledge of the Enneagram includes:
Two hugely exact questionnaires for opting for your type
Vivid person profiles taken with maximizing every one type's capability and minimizing predictable pitfalls
Spiritual bounce begins, Wake-Up Calls, and pink Flags for every type
Dozens of individualized routines and sensible ideas for letting pass of tricky behavior, enhancing relationships, and extending internal freedom
Revealing insights into the private motivations, fears, and needs of every type
Highly available, but jam-packed with subtle options and methods came across nowhere else, The knowledge of the Enneagram is a strikingly new fusion of psychology and spirituality. It bargains a thrilling imaginative and prescient of human risk and a transparent map of the 9 paths to our maximum self-expression.
By Alan Watts
By Robert W. Sullivan IV
(Not from retail resource yet retail quality)
“And Enoch walked with God: and he was once no longer; for God took him.” - Genesis 5:24.
The Royal Arch of Enoch: The effect of Masonic Ritual, Philosophy, and Symbolism files an undiscovered ancient anomaly: how a excessive measure Masonic Ritual - constructed in France within the mid 1700’s - integrated components of the e-book of Enoch which was once thought of misplaced until eventually Freemason and visitor James Bruce lower back to Europe with copies from Ethiopia in 1773. those copies weren't translated into English till 1821 at Oxford college. This excessive measure ritual - titled The Royal Arch of Enoch - records the restoration of the “Lost note of a grasp Mason”, the identify of God. it truly is this ritual particularly that has outlined, between different issues, the yank nationwide personality. The Royal Arch of Enoch additionally files the symbolic recovery of the sunlight because the best icon in all of Freemasonry and because the very best logo of imperial management and religiosity lifted from the traditional Mysteries, integrated into the Abrahamic Faiths, and carried on in either Blue hotel and excessive measure Masonry.
This publication provides a true existence “Da Vinci Code/National Treasure” secret which, till the ebook of this publication, was once formerly unknown to background and historians in either the East and West.